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Full text of "An buaiceas : eiṫre sgéalta rug craoḃ an Oireaċtais leó 'sa ḃliaḋain 1898"

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'Sé An cóa-o ]\ux> iy ce&]\z -oúmn t>o cu]\ pop 
Annpo, Á]i LeiúpgéAb ^Á'n moiVl *oo bAineAt) Af An 
beAbAf\ yo. tlí boftMnn ^ém auá An rmUleÁn aj\ 

fAT). bí fé 1T)1]A tÁTTIMb A$ CÍÓX)Ó1|A él^m AJA T)CÚp 
•], 1 n-10nAT) A1|Ae 1Í1A1C "00 CAbAipC "OÓ, 1f Air»LA1T> 

Ú115 fé pAittfíje Ann. Uu^At) An ^nó Annpn "oo'n 
ció , oói|A peo 1 LÁÚAifi *j cat) *oo fimne peifeAn acc 

An cló *00 -pjAipeAX) fACH X)Ó -put A bftlAjACAf 

a jnAn-cló. Acc ip jreA^ "oéixbeAnAije 'nÁ jió-t)éiT)eA- 
nAije, a n-AbAi|i An -peMipocAÍ. 

tlí jÁbvVó •óúmn rnóp&n 'oo ^Át> 1 T>UAob nA 
'pgéA'LrA fo. UÁ a pof a^ An -pAogAÍ JAexbeAÍAÓ 
5H]\ rriAiú An f5]ubneóip é Páto^aij; ^ SéAj*ÓA 
(" ConÁn ITIaoL"), -j, *oá n-&b]iAimíf, An ceAnjjA 
ctiAit) rnAfi céAt) biA*ó a|a fpúnóig t)ó, 50 ^ctnpeAnn 
pé a píop-x)uL a|a 5AÓ a f5]\íobó,nn pé, 

UÁ fúit A^Amn 50 b^tníp-ó An 5 Ae *ó e ^ c ^u 50 
téifi -putu tnóp mf ha *oéAnuúpAíb peo " ConÁm 
ttlAoit." 5° *oeiniin pém, if x>eACAi|A ctn-o aca X)o 
f á^uija'ó . 1e yeAli)A^ mn^ce *j te bfiíj pmAomue. 

tlí T)éA|\|:AmAoit) a ctntteAt) 1 bpÁi^c An ug'OAi]i, 
act: An cúi]^ p'p^gÁit pÁ n-A béigúeóvpib pém. 

s. V. 

3iótibAi|\ 19, 1903, 





beAn An LeASA. 



/2pfcÁ reinm món 1 ^CiAnnAige, ^AipnceAn Cum 
\jO Linmne tnnte. UÁ t)Á mite acjaa nó nior 

^* mó mr An bpeinm tm. JteAnn in ^e féin 
ir eA*ó í — cntnc ájvoa 'nA uimceóXt, mAfi a ngnÁctng- 
eAnn An mA*0A*o nuAt), An pobAn, An pAc *oub ir An 
reAbAC. 

UÁ rnuúÁm mnue 'gÁ rueAttA*ó rém be rÁnAit) 
imeArg rAiUleAÓA,, -j a^a ^tónAc gAjKjAC a$ piAmAt) 
ir Ag piíomAt) cné n-A tÁn. Cunn&c An Aon cAob 
AthÁm "01, -j bótAn An imeA^Lt An cunnAij, -j nA 
rtéibce Afi 5AÓ cAob eite tn. 

Anoir ir Apr *oo tógAt) beAn nó reAjA uAn beAn 
An t?eipn út) An cíor acc ní com5beocAi*oír í acc a 
•0Ó nó cní *oe bbiAT>AncAib. 

*Oeincí 50 fiAito mí-Át> éigm An ceAnn nA reinrne. 
T)eineA*ó -oAome bAotA 50 |\Aib rAmAib éigm "o'Á 
reicpnc mr An cij rbmne acá ctipcA pi Ar 'nA tÁn. 
'OeineA'ó *oAome ciAÍtmAnA 50 nAib rí nó-t>Aon •] 50 
gcneAcpyo p' 51 bé mime *oo cójpvó í. 

Acc Aon nit) AmÁm, bí p 1 n-Ai^vce An reA*ó 
CAmAibb triAic Aon UAin AmÁm gun CArAX) beAn 05 
mr An cftije, -j t>o cóg pre An £eipn 50 cApAit). 



Ue&fl CA0t &|VO *QO VoAt) Í. X)\ p "OACAtTlAlt 50 

leótt, acc tHM|\(v\t) CAite 5<vn cinjjrmc Annro ir 
Ann pit) 50 p\ib p\obA|\ 'ti,\ ]\at>a]\c t)o cmpreAT) 
pvicceAr o]\c, acc ni c^eTC-peAT) nA yip 05 a An cut- 
CAinc yeo A|\ Aon cop 

X)o ce An 111115 An be An 05 r^ACA bjieÁj CAonAC, 1 
•00 b'é Cúrti tinmtie An Áic *oo ctnpreAT) btém 
peATTiA^ riiAoc A|\ An jcAoinig. X)o teig p' attiac 
p\'n gcnoc ia*o -j cnéA'OAi'óe ; tia bpeitnt. ConnAinc 
ji p\ n-A phb fern 50 mójróÁÍAc a rriACAine bó d'a 
5C|\út) Ag ceAú|\A|A bAn. 

bí cpir^Án nje Aice 50 pitúinreAÓ, i*oin teAp- 
caca, iomt)Ai-óe, bc-r^Ame, córiinAi'óe if CACAoineAÓA, 
1 'nA ceAnncA pMn ^ac fAJAf tnte bit) *j *oije 

be** Aj; CeA^T)AbÁll 1 *OC15. 

bA gnÁcAC béi jrém beic 1 byeitnb nA rnbó, 
vIaio'ii cAicpéibinn 'nA Láitíi Aice, LeAbAn |?Á n-A 
h-ArgAitt Aice, 1 cú cíocnAC córii h-Ájro te bnoniAc 
te n-A coir. 

bA jnÁúAÓ béi reApMii An bÁj\n pAiVle -j péAc- 
Ainr uimceAbt tnnce An nA cnocAib. 

bí nA-ÓAnc cótri ^éAn pMn Aice gun b'péit)in téi 
nA CAOinij *oo córiiAineAtri nneArg nA mbeAnn -j An 
c-Aof)Aine -o'peicpnc An f$Ác pMÍte, nó An a cÁnn 
1 n-ÁinT)e An pbÁr niín An botg An cntnc. 

flí ]AAib Aon fe&\\ An An bpeinm reo aóc ATtiÁm 
An c-AOt)Aine, -| t>o b'éi^eAn *oó-rAn a bócAn x>o 
CAbMnc Ain ^ac cnÁcnónA "o'éir nA z^cAonAÓ *oo 
mACtiJA'ó, 1 *onL cum co-oIaca 50 ceAc córhAnrAn 
cAn ceónAinn nA feinme. T)o b'éigeAn t>o nA 
cAitíníb Aimrine An nut} céA*onA *oo *óéAnAiti, acc 
ATTJÁm An beAn bAinne, -j -oo cot)bAt) p pn 1 
^eómnA uAccAnAc An cije. 



1]" AnnAm x>o tAbn<yó beAn An oge ctuce. T)o 
b'é gnó nA mnÁ bAinne $ac omce, comneAb An ÍAr- 
aó "oo buAlxyo aji boyvo 1 tÁn An untÁin coir An 
iOTnt>Ai*ó, peiUún nó At)Ainu *oo cóinmgA-ó An ceAnn 
An iotttoait), bttAictin ir cm tee *oo teACAt) aij\ -j jati 
AigneAr níor mó -oo cun An rhnAoi An oje, 

"1r jneAnnArriAn An beAn i," An An beAn 
bAinne, "ní ÍAb|\Ann rí 5Í05 cujAm, beAg nAc; 
nmneAr mo bÁn-t)íceAbt cum cómnÁii) -oo cun uinúe 
ipooi-óce acc níon b'Aon mAiceAr *OAm é. ThibAinc 
-pi tiom Aon uAin AiMin, be geic, gun ceAnnuij p 
An £einm reo 1 gcóm&in bn^cAn X)1 acá mr n& 
h-1n*oiACAib Úoin 1 jcÁr 50 mbeA*ó Áic cómnui'óce 
Aige njAin t>o ciocrA*ó ré a bAite." 

" 1r b]\eÁg An beAn í, munA mbeAt) An *oÁ fúú? 
út) Aice," An ceAnn eite *oe n& cAitíníb. 

" UÁ rí mAcÁnuA mÁnÍA, -j ní t)ói5 Liom 50 
mAnbócAt) rí rjpAÚÁn teAÚAin,'' An An beAn bAinne. 

" Ca*o 1]" Ainm "01, Ám?" An An cAitin eite. 

"Hi £eA"OAn 'on *oomAn bnAonAc, acu glAcc-Aim-re 
'OeAn An te^rA' mAn LeArAmm tnnúe, 51*0 gun 
món An nÁine 'oumn beic Ag cub-cAinc uince, mAn 
ca ri cium CAnúAnnAc 50 teón." 



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"t)Ait ó T)ia An An obAin, An bpuib beAn An 
cije A5 b^ite? ,v An beAn pubAit teir nA cAitíníb. 
\>eir rm x>o úÁmig "beAn An te<vpA" aitiac Y Ari 
•oonur. "O'^óac rí An An mnAoi fiubAit, Leig An 
uiUlpéirc con be 'n-A coir Am&|XAn LÁn-gLón&c 



«Mjxe, 6uiji v 1 ' co ^5 ui]\ce péin, if "o'éinig An ponn- 
f&ó An a imnneÁl. 

11 |.\\oi ! Ln ij^ pop 50 •oéAt>Ain," An ueAn An 
Ioa]\\. 1lio)\ i'ui|\ An cú fumi mnue, -j teig p' 
cl&Tti eile Ai|xe. 

U V U1 5 P°n ^"° el T uni ^ eAC ! ^Á bíox> eA^ÍA one, 
a beAn bocc." 

11 ion teij^ An cú tnnúe jun ctiAtAif) p i. Ctnn 
be An An teAVA a Laiti 'tia bnoVlAc, CAnnAing -pi 
úiptif uemeAt) attiac Ap Agur -pgAOit p pitéA^ 
Cfié cnoi"óe nA con. " 1Tlúin}:eA*o-px T)uic An neAth- 
piwi *oo cun 1m , ctn*o ai jnif ! " 

buAit p' fÍAicín |?Á n-A h-AfgAiUl 1 *oueAnnuA An 
leAbMn ir buAit p' aitiac jtá'íi gcnoc 50 tnín 
mÁntA, rriAn bA gnÁÚAÓ, 51*0 50 nAib cnÁt) cnome 
ui]\úe gAn pop t)í An beAn bAinne An bAiVUcpc. 

"SeA*ó Anoip nÁc t)eAf An beAn 05 í ! " aj\ 
CAiLín nA gceAnc. 

í(> OAn fo 'guf fúx)/' An An beAn bAiYme, "ní 
h-ionnuAoib beic nA cui*oeAccA ; a teicem pn *oe 
jníom ní ^ACAÚAr niAtti ! S^emnpeA'o Af An "01:15 
reo tÁicneAC." 

" Ó, ní ^ÁbAT) T)uic pn," An cAitín nA j;ceAnc, 
" jeobAin mAncAigeAÓc bneÁg Ap" 

<f tTlAncAigeAcc, An eAt)?" 

" SeAt) 50 *oíneAc, An juAitmb feAn, cuttioac 
TjeAr clucriiAn onu, ir rriAcftuAJ ad' cionnÍACAn." 

"Ó, a llíg nA bpeAju: ! rm í mo focnM*o, a 
CAite ^An u]\nAJ ^An cnócAine," -j x>o ptéAfg An 
V;cv\n bAinne An 50L. Onif cnicvóe ^Áinme An 
cAiLín nA 5ceA|\c. 

"/Otnne a' 50L ir *ouine a' ^Aip'tie, if -peAn- 
^ocaL é," An AO"óAi|Ae tia gcAon^c a^ cniAÍt ip;eAc 



'fA riiAin-peAc ciic^. Cuif\ pé ctu<yp Aif\ jrém ^at) 
•oo bí Ati beAn b&mne, i"oi|A a *oeo|iAib, a^ cAbAi-pu 
cuAifiifge bÁip nA con if peipge n& irmÁ *óó. 

í£ A be&n gAn céilX," aj\ peipeAn, í£ nÁ bícró 
eAjjÍA opc poimpe, *oéAn ]\tm tnpúe, *oéAn t>o jnó 
m<v[i í)einirn-pe Ajup ní bc\oj&b *otnu í." 

" Aóc ní ctMfUTnro pibéiji 1 n-o|AOc-iriA*o j pAÍb ; 
cAccAtnAOi*o iat> ! " &\\ An beAn b&mne. 

"b'péi*oi]i é, Vpeitnyv é," aja An c-Aot)Ai|\e 
ciaíItíia|\, " nÁ bí 'a]i rnboT>|\At) mA]i geAÍb a^ 
ThA'onAi'óib ; ip lonAnn bÁp be pibéAfi ip bÁp te ^At). 
UeAfotn jeAnn p^iob&p bAinne iiAim ; uÁ íoca opm." 

" Acc ní £éAT)Aim é cuja Af mo ceAnn," aj\ An 
beAn bó,mne. 

"1f aiu An beAn cu. Útntt An cú a bpiAijvp, 
ip "oóca, 1 ip cumA tiotn cAi-oé An pA§&f bÁip j;eib- 
eAnn a teiúéit) put) t>o liiA'OfiA; níop ÚAicn pí biom 
ip nío]i CAicneAp béi. An b|?eACAbAi|A An cot^ *oo 
ctnfi pí tnpce pém, niiAip "oo connAific pí Ag c|uaVI 
rAfipnA An triACAi^e me?" 

" Ó, f AoibeAp 5tif\ Aft An mnAOi pub<yit *oo bí 
An cú A5 AtnApc]iAi5, 1 pAOib An rhAigipc]ieÁp teip 
é," A|A An beAn bAmne. 

" 5° t>éiróm ip 50 'oeA^búA," A|\ cAibín nA 
^ceApc, *' ní ttiaj\ pm *0Atti-pA, mA|\ connA]ic An prjiín 
btnT)e cajxa po Ag ^AbÁib cujjAmn 1 teic." 

" Ó, 50 ]AAib rriAiú AgAC, a beAn 05 Ábtnnn," 
A|A biiACAibt riA jjcao^ac. Puaija pé An *oeoc -] 
•o'imcig pé 1 bpeitnt a ^nócA. 

Dí DeAn An beApA • p^'n Am po puAf ime^]^ 
"mubbAc n& gcnoc, 50 c<\nncA|A&ó buATÓeApÚA 1 
n*oiAm n& con cuuaij bA gnáúAc be^c te n-A h-Mp 
1 T)0 CO^ÍAt) ^ac oix)ce '-§& COJ^Alb. 



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u UÁ ac cu^Ainn/' aj\ An be^n 05, nuAip vo 
connAipc pi An CAipin ceoig Ap tT1ulA,AC An Aicmn. 
Ili ju\il) ui|\ce acc bpAC éA*ocpom -] -o'iompuij pi 1 
leAccAoib Ap pgÁc pAiUle ntiAip t)o connAipc pi An 
j\,\ip-oe A5 péi"oeA*ó cnnceAtt An riiuVlAig. ÚÁpÍA 
guji buAiL p&bAipe pip béi, pínce 50 puMpc coip 
n& pAitte. P|\eAb pé 'nA ptnt)e 50 béApAÓ ip 
■u'u tilling pé *ói. 

''Suit)," Ap pipe; " ptn'ópeA'o pém ; cÁim cinp- 
ye&c cAp éip An cuptnp peo 1 gcommb An pAobAip." 

"Ip beAg An iongnA*o pAin, a beAn u&pAt," Ap 
An peAp, "ca nA cntnc peo Apt) UAigneAC." 

" Ó, 1 *ocAob An uAigmp, ni goitteAnn pé pm 
ojun, "oo tiiAippmn go *oeo nneApg nA gcnoc po ; péAc 
mi nitup itióp ÍAipciAp -oínn, -] beAnn Ap beAnn ÍAp- 

CUMt)." 

" UÁ Aicne TÍ1A1C AgAin Ap gAc beAnn aca, cait) piA*o 
,\n-bneÁg, acc ip "oeACAip cíop t)o tn'ot ApcA," Ap An peAp. 
'"Oo h-oileA*ó cu 'nA 'tneApg, ip *oóca?" Ap pipe. 
"1p attiLato é," Ap peipeAn. 
"Hi pAbAip piAih Ap a p<yo&pc?" 

í( ní p^bAp." 

"1p ponAi*óe puAipc í xyo beACA." 

" 1p eAT), 'gup tii b-eAt)." 

" CÁ gcóninuit)eAnn cu?" 

" bneApg nA pionnAc." 

" Cat) ip Ainm *ouic? M 

" SeAg^n An Áin x>o cugAit) piA*o opm." 

" 1p aic An Ainm i" Ap pi. 

"tlí gAn pÁc tjo puA]\Ap i, acc Aon nit) AriiÁin," 
Ap pé 50 meit)peAc, "bu&ÓAitl bÁn ip eA*ó mé, 
rnéipleAÓ, mAn At)éAppÁ, -oo b|np gAc -oligeAt) cum 
a cent pern -o'pAgÁil." 



Úu5 An beAn 05 pjieAb, -j X) y yé&c p Aif\ 50 

" 1T)Af\ -piri j:ém, riÁ. bío*ó eAgÍA opc-fA jtótnAm ; 
ní t)einim feAÍt aji riinÁib, ní mó nÁ pnneAf -ptnt- 
mjjA-ó Afi £eAfi&ib 5M1 pÁt. CinpeAT) Af* mo feitb 
rné, -] &y trio riiAom fAOJAÍuA, *j ní ^ún a j\Át> juja 
b&mexvp gé ajxa 1 n'ionA-o fAin 50 rmnic." 

uí fí A5 féAÓAinc Aip 50 cfiumn. 

"HÁ bíot) eA^ÍA opc-fA aji a fon fAin." 

" CajjLa ! " aja pfe, "ge&ltAirn *óuic nAc b^tnL, 
'tiá *opoc-tTieAf AgArn opc Leif ; b'féi-oifi jjujt ctnUU 
e<vo<vp An c-éi|VleAc T>'irnpif opÚA." 

"T)Ajt mo b<Mfxe, a beAn 05, jup tnóp biom úu, 
•o'éif An £ocaiL pn," aja An biiACAiUl bÁn, Ag 
L&pvó -ptiAf te h-ÁÚAf. 

" Cat) x)o j1>ao*ó<mx) f iat) A|\ An toe tm mf An 
n^teAnn LAfcoiji Tn'nn?" a|\ p. 

"Loo bpAm 1-p Aintn *oi, -j auá cú mnce córii 
h-Ájro te b|AornAc," A|\ feifeAn. 

Cui]A An beAn 05 a Láiíi ^ém aji a cliAb -j ctnp 
p' cpnAt) Aifce. 

" Oí cú AgATri'fA corn mop 1e bjiorriAc, leir, acc 
níoj\ caoAib p jhatti -pÁ tnj^e, 1 níop ciiA^A-p |\iaiti 
if ní cyiei*oirn juja cot)Ait Aon cú eite fÁ tnf^e." 

Dí An f^éAÍ Afi bÁf\fi a béit Ag An mbtiACAiUt 
rnbÁn mA|\ *o'rAifnétJ5 fé 50 mmic é a 

" Ó, cÁ An cú ú*o pÁ t)|\AOi , óeAcc, uÁ po-p a^ac; 
bp&n 1]" Ainm t)i. UÁ An fgéAÍ pop,- *j acá An 
cipoe úx> 1 bpoÍAÓ 1 XjOC ThucfAoif ; T)&bóvC óija ip 
eAt) \ y upí cficngce cóttic|\tnnn, tÁn 'o'ó-p 50 bjuiAc ; 
ní ^uiL p acc fice r|ioij |:Á uifge -| meAfAim nó,c 
bpuit p acc pce cjioij ó imeAÍb An tocA. ,, 

< "0 , mni]:" feAncAi-óe t)Am é 1 jjCpoinAgteAnn. Tlí 



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teirjre^t) o^Ia o'éinne mi DsnIkvc do úó^bÁib, ó cá 
l)ju\n \f SjjfcóL&n 'nA ^codIsVó jac ne n-omce 
uipce. C|\eH)im j;o n-oeAc<Mt> mÁij\néAt,Ac S&c^An 
fior }W() ó; bi 0)\mi 'ik\ It'nb aj\ curifotfc n ^ 
TK\ibce, -] ctujieAT) a Leicéu) pn x>o fgAnnjwvo aj\ ati 
tik\i|\iu\\L.\c gii|\ caiIX ye a cu\tX. *OÁ mbeAtb am 
c-ó|\ ux) a^aiii fA, x>o b^mpnn ^puuc &y An -jwogAl, 
-] cui]\}:eovT) yum yoy An x>AbAc xx> có^bÁiL." 

"If DeAr An fgéAÍ é, acu ní -puiL Ann acc 
fgÓAb," A]\ An be An 05. 

44 111Á cÁ ui] % 5e 1 linn, ca An x^AbAc Ann]"út>." 

" Cia ctnn Ann í ? " 

" Seo niAn do bí ye" Aji An ye&y : "1 n-Airnpn 
fmn line CuriiAiLb, bi irnneAf 1x01 n An c-Áijix)ni 
CAi|\b|\e A^ur 11 a piAnnA. bí OfgA^ -j CAipbne 
Ag ^AnncugAX) a céite, rriAn Do-cípeÁ t)Á caj\1> 
btnte a^ cu]\ pthc oncA -pém a^ uí córiif\Aic. l)i 
Oip'n 5I1C, -( bi a po-p Aije, x>Á DCiocpAt) ieó bfuiig- 
eAn do ^AbÁib, ju|\Ab i ym An c-Án b& rhó d'á 
bpACAC&f i\iatti ^oiriie pn 'nÁ do beAD 50 Deo Aníp 
beip pn t)o bMÍij yé niAom nA pémne 1D1|\ ó|\ \<y 
feóiD, 1 do buAib fé ifceAC 1 nDAbAit; óin i, -j do 
ctnn 1 bj:ot,Ac i 1 Loc 1T1ucnoij\ Ctnn fé j?Á beAp- 
CAib cjauaóa 0|u\n if SgeótÁn An DAbAÓ d'£aij\c 
50 x)ca^ad yé yém nó Of^A]; d'á ti-iAy\ji<Mt> 0]\ca. 
Cúm yé beAÚ-beAnn -] pD i í : — 

1 Annrút) a cuipeAmA]\ i 1 bpoÍAc 
THan a DnéixJeAnn An Lém Y A ^°c ! ' 

bA §eÁ|t|i 'nA diaid pú*o j;ii|\ beA^At) An £iAnn ^o 
Léiji 1 n5^b|\A 1TI6|A -] ^n]\ ÓALtnj Oipn te tliAiti 
Cmn Óin 50 Uíp riA n-Óg ; -j nío|\ cÁmig ^eifeAn 
'nÁ Oj'^.-.p Ar élLeATTi An cijx>e ]:ór An D|\An." 



II. 

"PÁiúfgéAÍ Áttnnn if eAt) é," aja p. 

" Sm niAn At)eipceA|\, acc aja a fon fAin uÁ 
F 10 T A 5 5 A ^ *otnne 50 bjrtnL An ru&inif5 p'oj\ acc 
ní teij;j:eAT> eA^bA *óóib "out j:Á "óéin nA T)Aibce út), 
511) 50 5C|\ei"oiT) pA*o 50 bjrtnb p Ann -j An cú 'gÁ 
yAine. *0<x nibeA-ó oineA-o AgArn-rA if *oo ceAnnóc- 
A*Ó réA-OA 1T -ÓÁ CApAÍt, T)0 beAt) An *0AbAc ajatti 
yÁ'n Am fo." 

"A rnbÁp, ní com^beocAii) cú "OAb^c óip uaic; 
acc bA cófiA "ótnc a por a beic A^AC Af\ 'ocúi'p An 
bruit An *0Ab&c Ann, fut a n-oéAnjrÁ curnA *oo ceAp- 
at) te n-A cógbÁib." 

" ITIeA^Aim 50 bptnb ci&tt if éipeAcc beip pn." 

" UAirbeÁn t)atti-i~a An Áiu," An An be<vn 05, 
" A 5 u r t> ei "ó ^ poy AgAni An bpinb An *oAbAÓ Ann." 



III. 

Oit)óe beAtuAme bí -peA^ -j beAn Ag ujmaUI 
cAjvpnA CnomAjbeAnnA, -pÍAicín ^Á Ar^AiUl n& TnnÁ, 
1 fbeAg 1 tÁnii An £in *j mÁitín teACAin mr An tÁini 
eibe Aige. bio-OA|\ AfiAon caoÍ curriAfAc finnce 
féicteógAÓ; bnAu Íiac An An mnAOi -j fAtttjmg 
cnón An Ati bpeAn. Cmn pAt) btncneAÓ Af mr An 
5C01LL te n-A -ocAob -] 'o'pneA^Ain p<vó eibe é Ar 
nA coittcib CaVI. 

" A SeAJ^m An Áin ; An fAt)A uAinn An Lam?" 
An An beAn uArAb, 

"flí ^ada^ a b|\tnnneAbb 05 nA ^cnAob/' aj\ 
SeAgÁn, " pn é Cnoc Uni|\c An -o'Ag^ix) aitiac -j 
bpireAnn An Lém Ar a juAtAinn." 



12 

"An gctoife&nti cú Ancnrí? cÁ a 511c 50 bo^ bmn ; 
i|* mimc -o'óIa]' botjjAm lonnfiiAn *o'Á pop-tur^e." 

*O'yéA0 aii beAn 05 50 cjunnn aja An rnuú, 
i)'pwc p ai\ An toe; bí An Lá a$ éinge, ceó bÁn . 
'nA ftAODAib a|a An tnrge, rúitíní *onúccA An "ótntt- 
eAbsN]\ riA gC]\Ann, Ajur An Lém Ag cnónÁn 50 
5ló]\AC imeArg nA rmon-ctoc ir nA gAinme, mAn t)0 
bí p va-o ó nuAin *oo ctnn Oirín nA pémne An 
•OAbAC 'r^' toc. 

" Annrú-o a ctnneAmAn í 1 bpoÍAc mAn a 'océi'ó- 
eAnn An Lém 'r^ toe," An An beAn ; " UAbAin T)Am 
An mÁitín rm," An pre, UÁ ctntín cupógAC CAir- 
reArbÁnAÓ 1 -ocAOib ciaja r>o cnAnn 1 *óem rí A1]A. 

Caic p' *Ó1 An b]1AC tlAC, x/pUl p' a gpuAzj A|1 
a cút *j buAit p' coi*óp cúmneAC innce, -j Annpsm 
jtéAr p' í rém 1 ^cutAic fnÁitiAit)e ve fnótt 
fteAniAm. faí a teicéi*o 'o'AcnugA'o tnnúe An ceAcc 
An n-Air gun fuAnAÓ nÁn imáj p' Ar Aicne SeAgÁm. 

" TtACA'o-pN teAC," An ré. 

4< tTlAif eAt)/' An p', "geobAin bnírte AnAinue 
mr An mÁitín ; bnorctnjj one." 

*Oo pneAb An beinc 'p^ toó, fnÁrriA'OAn aítiac. 
cumA-OAn ia*o rém. 

" t,Án T)tiinn *oo gneAn An íoócAin," An An beAn 
05. Conning An c-tnrge ór a ^cionn. 1 gceAnn catti- 
Aitt ctnn SeAgÁn, -j é teAc-múccA, a ptAorg mop 
ciAivóub aja bÁnn, -j -o'péAÓ ré cmiceAtt aija. pÁ 
ceAnn nónrnc eite, "oo cÁmig An beAn An bÁnn com 
liéA*ocnom te tACA. 

"AnbuAit Aon nit) teAc?" An An cum Aine Attn nn. 

"Hi ^ACAr -oA-OAm/' a]a An reAn, -] t>o cAirbeÁn 
ré An *oo|\n gjnn *oi. 

" Iajajaacc eite níor pA AmAc," aja p. UÁmijj 



13 

An ]?eA|i A]\ bÁj\ji Ajn'f níof cúifge 'ná í •] "o'veAc 
fé 1 b]?uf if caUI. 

"T)aja tnui|Ae," a^ feifeAn, " uÁ p bÁi-óue, ní 
fAnjNVÓ Íaóa pA-ÓAin pÁ uifge An pit) f eo ! " 

Coppuij; An c-uifge 1 n^eA^p^cc "oó nó 1 *ou]\í 
ftACAib x)ó -j bpucc rmon-conn aja pgpeAm An Ioca, 
p'neAt) tÁm triín geAÍ Aníof ; fnÁim feifeAn 50 u&p- 
Ait) pÁ n-A T)éin ; noócA*ó ceAnn nA mnÁ, -oo ftuig 
p tÁn a béib *oe'n Aep -j "oo ciomÁm p a h-AnÁt 
Aifce te fumneAm. Tlti^ fé A]\ tÁim tnpúe. " bog 
tríom ; nÁ uaj\ im' 50if\e," A]i fí -j t)o teig p í féin 
A|\ a "o^om. 

'"O'^AnAf fAO-pVOA bAlfCÍOf," A|A fí, " *| T) , f'Ó- 

b<yif\ n& h-ei|\geAt) bom, acc if "ocng tiom 50 
bfACAf An "OAbAó ; uÁ f í Annf ú"o 1 ngeAjAjiACc feAcc 
pÍACA óuic, acc ní -pAib AnÁb AgAtn te *oub pÁ 
n-A -oem." 

" UAbAi|i An c-fteAg cujjatii," Afi p. 

"tlACA-o-fA pop An cop fo," A|i An peAp ; "b'jréi- 
•oip nÁc bpiit Aon ufAttiAib 'g<\ pAipe -j bem 'pop 
AgAtn 50 "oeApbcA An bpuiL An ctpoe Ann." 

" Ó, -pACAt) pém p'of ; "o'lmuig An eAfbAit) AnÁile 
•óíom, 1 bé&ppvo An ufteAJ tiom/' Afi An beAn óg. 

T)o -pnÁim p cum An puipc, pug p Afi An pleig 

-J "O'ptt p' A|V A 1lA1J\ 

" t^eig •DAiri-fA/' Ap SeAgÁn. 

b'péi-oip 50 -pAib miAn Aip An *0Abó,c *o , f*eicpnc 
acc b']péix)i|A guj\ te peAfiAmtAÓc nÁ teigpeA'ó pé 
'oo'n ttinAoi í pém T)o cuippugA*ó. Acc gibé pÁc é 
xdo cum -pé é péin 50 ppAp. 

T)ubA|\cA'p 50 -pMb mei^pneAc An LeóriiMn Ag 
SeAgÁn 1 i£ mc|Aeix)ce é, mA^ *oo qioit) -pé be 
cúigeA^ ^Ai5*oiúi|\í Aon uai^\ ^mÁtti. 



14 

111 v\p pn péin ní Ctfifgé bí yó pÁ U1 ]'b e ' n ^ ^ 
foj'iunj ]'é A|\ iinpAi|\u. *Oo ppeAb pé a]\ bs\\\\ ir 
•oo cui|\ pé y5j\e<vo &p *oo iiaca*ó c]\é-o' cj\oi-óe. faí 

& SttUAg 'lK\ JTAJWIÍI le h-UAlilAn 1f "0AC tlAÚ-jOUm 

aj\ a ceAnnAijcib. 1lio|\ b'iongnA-ó t>ó-p&n mAp -oo 
connAinc pé uitA/péipc UAcmAtt UAcbÁfAÓ Ap c|uic 
con a 5 -oéAHsMÍi Ain, a bé&l Af\ DeAn^-beAC&t), a 
ctiK\]v\ 'iu peApAiíi, i ÍAfAip a$ ceAcc AtnAC Ap 
a fúilib. 

11ío]\ pAn lu<yóÁit 1 n-Aon bóvtt *oe. ílí mAn 
pn *oo'n liiriAoi 015, -oo b\:<Ml pí pÁ n-A /óém, *oo 
pjnoc p teip An fteig é -] *oo V1Ú15 Aip pnÁmAT) te 
n'vvnsMn, acc bí An péipc jpÁnnA Ag ceAcc puAp teo 
te 5AC téim. 

TTiompuig An beAn 05 tnpce óóm *oÁnA te *oeA- 
triAn 1 T)o Ú115 unóAp *oi. X)o ciomÁm An cj^teAg 
ijxeAÓ 'nA béAÍ "oeApj; acc *oo fttng An péifc, *OA|t 
Leó, imp pteA§ ip pÁmcAÓ, mAp -oo ftuigyeAt) pi 
botgAm uipge -j *oo cug pí téim pÁ Tóém nA mnÁ. 
T)o cum pipe í péin -] *oo pmne An péipc mAp A11 
jcéA-onA. bí SeAJ^n aj cup De cum An ptnpu 50 
meApbAUl&c. ÚÁmig An be^n 05 pÁ uipge cum nA 
cpÁJA; "oo cAibb An péi^c pÁ uipge í a^u)* do úÁimg 
p aja bÁpn A]\íp A|A buite. T)o -óem pí o]\c& An 
•OAp^ h-UAin, acc bí uAin beA^ Ag An mnAoi -] -oo 
CAnpAing pi An peAp 50 beAc-mA|\b cum An pmnc. 
*Oo cuaUvoap ÍApATÓe nA péifce A5 ún^Ainc aji 
tjneAn An tocA -j piúeAt)Ap te n-A n-AnAir.Aib. 



15 



IV. 



"buit)eACAr món be *Oi<n," An SeA^&n An Áin, A]v 
a jttumb An cAnn<M$ 1 jCnom^gbeAnn, " if be^$ n^ 
5n<krA t)o cuibbeAf, acc fUAn&r Am cum Aicnije, -j 
ní fAnnuóÓAT) rAmbneAf 50 *oeo Anír." 

Caic An be^n 05 í irém An a gbúimb 'nA úe<\nncA 
1 *oo ónom -pi An 50L -j -o'éinij; An gniAn 50 caiu- 
neAm<sc oncA AnAon. 

"tlÁ 501b a ctnbbeAt)," An An fe^n, " munA 
irbeAt) cufA "oo bemn icce. X)Á mbe<vó ré 1 n*oÁn 
'OAm a beAÚ-oineAt) *oo "óéAnAm -ouic ! CuineAr 1 
n^uAir bSi-p cu, -j b'treÁnp biom beic a^ iAnn<M*ó 
•oéince nó Ag 501*0 if a^ mAnbAt) j:eArT)A, niAn *oo 

bím Afl UAIfub, 'n Á CAÚUgAT) T>0 CU]A OnC." 

" VK 5ÁbA*ó t)uic beic A5 50m 'nÁ A5 m&nbA*ó 
feA-poA, mÁ'f mAic beAC é. UÁ mo *óócAin ir bneir 

AgATTI-rA. blOt) A beAÚ AJAU-f A ; CUIfApX) ré AJA T)0 

bonnAib tu. tlomnpeAt) beAC é 1 mb&nAÓ An con 
50 "ouAb&inpn geAbbAt) t)Am $An ceAÓc im' n^vÓApc 
Ar ro Atn^c." 

*Oo cnic 5AÓ ónbAc -01 -j "oo rjemn rí uai*ó. II í 
nAib SeAJ^n bocc mnmeAtriAib An 5Í05 "oo ÍAbovinu. 
Cúm ré nA focAib acc rcA*0A-0An 'íia r^ópriAig. 
j^b ré rmrne^c; niú ré 'nA t)1ai*ó acc *oo ÓAr pre 
An a coi-p -\ x)o Ú115 p -onom a bÁime teip 

"bí mr An Áic um-AnoinceAn j;un buAiVir biom 
An -ouúir," An fife, *j *o'fÁ5 p' 'nA f eApsm coir 
cnornn é 50 mí-fÁpvmAC. 

" tlí úeAr"otiigeAnn a cum mAome UAim," An 
feireAn, "acc 'OAn tlrg nA n-oúb, *oo VtreÁnn biom í 
-pém 'nÁ ófi nA cnumne. péAc An -oÁfúib -pobufiiiAnA 



i6 

út) MC1 A|\ "óac An *o]uicca, -j An bmpne Ioa- 
caii *x\6v rjnopAlb caoja, *j TiA piAcbA ^caLa 'nop 
con. buACAibb bÁn if eAT> mé. tlí tjAbAim mo 
toir]^éAÍ pém. 11í ctnnim mé pém p^ ip ^nu^ 
lói," — Aj;up r>o ]\mne An peA]\ bocc nut) nÁn gnÁCAc 
leif, cÁmig bpipeAf) c|\oit>e 501b Aip. 

An oit)ce 'iia *óiAit> rút) bi DeAn An beAfA 'nA 
ci§ pém 1 ^Cinn Linmne. 11 í nAib p An pógnAih. 
Cui|\ An beAn bAinne a comneAb An bónt) be h-Aip 
An iom"ÓAit> 111 aj\ bA jnÁÚAÓ. 

" UÁ pé -oéiT)eAnAc mf An oi^ce," An DeAn An 
te&fA, " ip mí-pobtÁm An nut) ÁinneÁn -j cém a 
co-oLad Anoip," -j fin pipe í pern 'nA cuit) óa-oaij 
A]\ An lonrÓAit). Híon cine néAb An a fthbib rriAp 
■00 bi -pi A5 mAccnAtti. 

bi An polAn 'nA neAt), An piAc *oub 1 pgoibc 
CAipp^e if a 50b pÁ n-A rgiAÚÁn Aige, -7 An -pionnAC ip 
An cac piAT)Ai§ Ag pmblóit) bArming An ti niAnbcA. 

T)'éirc An beAn AonnAc be jjbón-ceób eApAiúe ha 
^cnoc, acc níon cÁmig cot)bAt) nÁ piiAn tnnce. Dí pi 
A5 cuiTTimugAt) An Ú15 1 bpA*o ó bóvile 1 n-iAnúAn nA 
SpÁmne. CuAbAni) pi An §Ainirh bApnung *o'Á fumn- 
ecnj Ag conpinje rriAn a beAt) *oume éi^m aj^ coipi*ó- 
eÁcc cnnceAbb An ci£e. 

T)'éinig pi 'nA fume, Ú05 p piopcAb peAcu-irmm- 
é&L&é 'nA bÁiTTi -| T)o •ónuiT) pí 50 pobAigceAÓ beip An 
bfuinrieóir. T)'peAc pi ahiac. tlí nAib -otnne 'nÁ 
■OAtmnATÓe Ann. 

u Upomlinge, b^ei'Ditt/' An pi. 

Sin pí Anir, "óún pi a pínbe Ajjup be neAnc 
mcmne "oo cunt Trn'05 co-obACA tnnce. 

UATObneAt) t)i 50 p\Aib peAn piociiiAn peAbbcAC A5 
cup nA púb tníce -\ vo X)úi^i§ pi be geic. 



i7 

"C*roé pn?" 

*Oa|1 béi, cuaLm-ó p 1 bfA-o UAice m&\\ a beAt) 
pobbA píbe Ajt bÁjvp gAcnce. 

T)'éipc fí 50 h-Aine&c. 

" \y •ueÁjAÚAC* be 50b mnÁ é," Afi pí. 

*0'éipi5 fí aja beAÚ-tnbbmn. bí An 50b A5 
•o^uTOim 'nA cÓTh5A]i ; obA^ón bpónAc AuctnjvpeAc vo 
VeAt) é. CboipeAnn p í 50 poibéif\ Anoip é, ceAúfiAmA 
rrn'be uAiúe, céA*o pbAC UAire, céA-o cjioig UAiúe, fÁ 
•óei-peAt) pÁ'n bftnnneóig mAfi aji coifg pé 50 h-obAnn. 

Ppe^b pí 'riA fuit)e, bAf p comneAb, cuaIai-ó \\ 
mAj\ a beAt) éA*OAÓ A5 cumAibc be cjuifgÁn ha cipc- 
eAHAije, -o'^éAc pí ]?Á -óém -oojunp a feómjiA, -j 1 "ocAob 
ifcij "oe'n cÁijApj bí beAn ÓAob Á-jro uAibf\eAÓ 'nA 
peAfAm, bpAc Viac tnpce, a c^oiceAnn bui"óe, a ]?obc 
c&p *oub, pÁinnit)e ói]A a]i a méAj\Aib, biopÁn -oeA^- 

Ó1|A Ap A bpAJATO -J TTlÁltín UAme 'HA bÁlTTI A1C1. 

" Cia cÁ UA1C?" Af\ t)eAn ati beAfA be juc *oo bAin 
jruMni Af riA fjiAÚACAib. bí An cfAtriAib aj^ cuja nA 
púb ú|AÍce — fíhbe com géAp be meAnAice, acc níof\ 
ÍAbAiji fí 5105. 

Sgiob be&n An beApA a piopcAb, p^Aoib pí pibéAfi 
tii|\ce, pibéAj\ Agup pibéA|A eibe. TTéiiug An *oeAUAÓ. 
t)í An cfAtriAit mA|\ a |\Aib pí, •] n& ptnbe géA-pA 
céA*onA tnj\ce. SgAcnb beAn An beApA pibéAp eibe -| 
-90 Ú115 ^oJA pÁ n-A *oém cum í btJAÍAt) be > oopn-cúb 
nA h-úifVbipe, acc níofi biiAib 'oa'oatti téu Dí An 
Cf AtriAib imcijce mA|A *oo púgpAt) An caíaíti í. 

L1Ú5U15 An beAn b<vmne mp An cpeomjiA ciiAp be 
b-eAgÍA^ •] t)o p^emn beAn An beAf a be upí coipcénn 
attiac Af An "ocij pÁ ciuineAf nA h-01'óce *oo]aca. 

* = 'oeAÍijAAiúeAc *1* cof triAiU 



18 

tlUAifi x>o few An §ao£ An a rriAtAmn, cpoiú yi í 
péiti. 

*' OAoc-cAi-objieAf) *oo b'eAt) é, h'yewiy, acc, 50 
1i-Ái]\i§ce, ni cpei-oyeA-o pioc XDe, niAn ní T)eÁnnA 
]v\iiK\it nu\-m yóy *oíc -co tunne/' A|\ An beAn x)Átia 

r°- 

*Oo i\\LcAin y\ An nut) éigm mf An *ooncAÓc. Sub 
a jw\ib Aimpj\ Aici a|\ £éACAinu,buAibeA*ó bAic-béimmp 
An tnbbmn •oeif ui]\ce, uuic An piorcAÍ Ap a bÁitri -j 
imJAt) 5|\enn 'oocu caj^iia An CAOib uince, -] cuineAt) 
foc piorcAit 1?Á bun a cbuAire, ^15 fí p^neAt) — An 
céA-o pg^eA-o ó *o'éi]M g y\ puAp 1 n-AOip trmÁ. 

" £aoL ! ^Aob!" An pye. Cuin An peA-p ^Áipe 

A f . 

" ttL\]\bmt;ir psob, m&y do nmnif beip An 5CÚ1TI- 
cír Scu|\m," An peipeAn. 

T)'t:éAc pí mr An -ooncA-OAp uAn a gu^lAinn Ap An 
bjreAft. 

" Ao*ÓAine nA jcAonAÓ auá Ann/' An pí. 

" 1p mé 50 -oíneAc," An peireAn ; " beAnAf ó'n 
bp]\Amnc cu -j j;éibb Anoip ; auá vo jnó 'oéAncA. 11& 
cui|\ co)A 1 x;coip 'nÁ bÁirri beAC, nó cunifeAT) pibéA-p 

CJIÍOC A]A An bÁCAIJt." 

ÚAn^Ain^ yé cniof beAÚAiti Ap a pócA, buAib yé 50 
ctipje cAn a cmpbeAmiAib é ó'n *ocAob ciAn, nic pé a 
nmn t]\é btnb 1 *ouAob úiAn t^'a pbmneÁnAib -] ceAn- 
^Aib pé 50 -obúic oocc í, 

" UÁ úfÁro tk) Láiti AgAc ó nA h-uibbeAnnAib 
Arrive," a]a yé 50 tnín. 

" T7Á," An pife, m]~ An nguc céA-onA. 

"Ote&6c4Jjie ip eAt) cu ; bí ArhnAr AgAtn one Le 
rní nó rriAn pn," An rí. 

" Ó, nÁ bAc pAin x)e," An fé; " beni> Airnpn Á|* 



19 

rmóúAin A^Ainn be rfÁóc cAf nA 5nócAi*óib fm aji 
h&LX, ; có, cunro^c id* brvoUtAC ajj&c, -j acá íia cIoca 
UAifte Ann, 1]" t)óca ? Sir» Annfo cugArn iat), acc 
fAn 50 fóib — uógfAT) fém iat)." 

"HÁ caja inV §oipe, a bbeAÓcAife bném," Af\ fí, 
"fug&if bAffó^ t)occ onm Le feAVl, acc *oo beifim 
bunoeAOAf te *Oia, níon ctnf feAf fiArh foirhe feo 
bÁff rnéife onrn." 

" Ó ! riAc bAriArhAib AcÁrnAoro," Af fé. 'Oo caic 
fí ótnge A11 cuth'OAc -j x/fOfgAit fé é 50 cApAró : 
"h-Aon, x)ó, u]\í — cÁ ha riAoi gcbocA feói*o Ann 50 
•oeAf\bcA," a|a feifeAn, " acc if ru&fAc nAÓ bfinbim 
"OAÍt uaca. 11 ac LonnriAC AcÁro fiAX) ! 1f ttiaic An 
t)íot Af -otmrhArvbAt) 1A"0." 

bAitig ÍAf Ain 1 fúitib nA mnÁ, *óún fí a CAfbAb 
50 T)occ -] rÁmi^ nA focAib cfé n-A fiAcÍAib iat)ua. 

"A crumft," Af fí, "rnunA rnbeAt) j^un «jfeArntn^if rné 
50 feAbluAÓ ní éifcfmn teif An eAfonóif fm. Hí 
•oúnniA]\búóir\ mé An Aon cof." 

CtjrriAib An bleAccAijAe a bÁrh 50 mín *o'Á jfAbAf, 
'nór caic '^Á ní jeAt) fém, -j cforn fé Af rnion jÁini'óe. 

UÁmig C)\A"ór5Ab Af aii irinAoi 015 noirh TOfAnncÁn 
An AiniiiiT)e reo. Úti^ fí a cut teif -j lAbAif f í Léi 
fém ór íreAÍ. Ctnn An bteAccAine ctuAf Ain fém. 

"Í11Á cÁ 'otijeA'ó mr An cfAOj&t ní tn'olfA-o Af." 

'í Cfoóf Af cú, rm é 'óéAnf Af leAC," An An bteAcu- 
Airie 50 meiT)|\eAc. 

" UÁ An omce 'gÁ CAiúeArh, if cóif DÚmn beic <\f 
pnbAÍ. UÁ f>Á ÓApAÍt AgAu, uAbAijA X)Am nA fi-eoc- 

nACA." 

"A beAn bAmne, cÁ 1f)|:iiibip ? ,? Afi fé. t/iúgtng 
fife 1 n-Áfo a cmn 'f a 50ÚA, u UÁirn Annfo, ocón, 
cÁ fAnncAtf or\m. ,, 



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JÁin An bbeAÓcAi]\e beip pern ip ppeAb ye fUAf 
An jXAigfte. V)i An beAn bAinne pÁ'n beAbAit) -] An 
cocc if An c-éAt)Ac beApcA AnuAp uinue. 

"l)l1Alb A1TIAC Ap pAin JjO T)éA*ÓAin ip jbÓAp tlA 

CApAitt -oaiii nó cui]\]:eA"o pibéAn cpioc-pA bei]\" 

11 tilAi^e, An bobgAc opc-pA, a Aot)Aipe big bui*óe, 
An cu f&w?" An pi, -j a púibe Ap beAÚAt) uince. 

u bporcmg, bnorcuij," Ap pé, " cAbAip bnAC beAc 
cum mo cnne, -j bíot) onu fém, mÁ ctupeAnn uú méAp 
Ap Aon ni*ó bA beip An mnAoi peo, 50 'ocA^A'o-pA Ap 
Air. Conning ope Anoip." 

'O'ireAc An beAn bAinne Ap An mbbeAÓrAine ; 
•o'péAc pi Ap An mnAoi 015 ciúm. 

" UÁ An u-Aot)Ai]Ae beAg gpÁn'OA coimijúeAÓ po 
'já ^ua^ac," Ap pipe bet pém, -j r>o cAp pi pibibiu ip 
o^Ajon *oo bAin puAim Ap nA cnocAib. 

TKop cuip t)eAn An beArA ptnm mnce. Hi mAp 
pm *oo'n bbeAÓcAipe, búb pé a eAÓÍApg 'nA bÁim -j 
cuip pé pciAbÍACA Ap An mnAoi bAinne ó bonn a cop 
50 mubbAc a cmn. 

"SeAt) Anoip "óuic," Ap pé, "a* n*oeAnpAip put) 
opm?" acc rgemn pife uató 1 n-A§Ai*ó An cnuic A5 
tiugpAij. 

" Ap mum 50 CApAi*ó," Ap pé. 

"tlí puib buA*óÁit im* bÁmAib, cÁ An cpiop pó- 
cumAng," Ap pife. 

11 CAbnócA*o-pA leAc, ip Ait biorn cungnAm do 
CAbAinc vo mnAoi uApAib," Ap peireAn, be pmigeAt) 
5 Áine. 

UuAib pé a bÁm pém cpé ppiAn a cApAibb, ppeAb 
pé Ap a eAÓ pém -j cu^A'OAp a jcúía Ap Cum Luimne. 
Cuip nA cApAibb ppAnnAt) ApcA -j copnuijeAtiAp aji 

pODAp. 



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TTeiue&Ul nAop^Aig Ancnp ip Anip Ap riion^Aib Ap 
CAob An bócAip -J bicog pitibin micro^ mp An gcup- 
pAc, acc ni pAib 5105 A^p An rnbeipc rriAncAC. 

bi An oi*oce *oub *ooncA acc ni pAib pi LeAC coiti 
•oiib "oopcA Le cpc-iae nA mnÁ. T)o p^emn nut) 615m 
cAprnA An bócAip A5 caoí nA peAppAc. U05 cApAÍb 
nA mnÁ pgéAn -] x/éinig pi An a copvib -oeipni). 

" ^Ain *oo CApAÍt, a beAn," An An bteAccAine 50 

JTeAtt^AC. fall Alt fé rCIAÍt "D'a t^Apg A|A An ^CApAÍt, 

pnAi*óm An bApg An tÁrhAib ctnbnigce nA mnÁ -j pic 
An piAn cpé n-A cpoi*oe. 

"1p peAnAtriAib An -oume tti/' An pipe. 

"Á!" An peifeAn, " -o'AicmgeAp cionnup x)o beAt) 
pé; CAicpeA'O beA^Án , o , í , oe nA mnÁ bAinne cAboo]\c 
opc-pA, Aicnijim, acc tnineocA-o-pA cu, a beAn bopb," 
-] -oo bAin pé prnúic Ap a juAitmb Leip An gcnÁib. 

Sub a pAib An "OApA btnVle buAitce Aige vo téim 
Aibp *óopcA 'nA cneó Ap •oig An bócAip, -j bí gnemi 
bÁicpeAÓ Ag SeAJÁn An Áip Ap ubAtb pgópnAije Ain. 

^Á ceAnn nóirrnc bi An bteAccAipe Ap a béAÍ ip 
Ap a A^Ait) Ap An mbócA-p -| SeAjÁn Ag cluAr-j:eA*o- 

JAlt Ap IDAnCAlgeACC Alp. 

" Caix)6 An gniotti ro a^ac Ap bun, a biopÁnAig?" 
Ap SeAgÁn. 

" éipig piiAp *oiom, a biceAirinAij, -j nÁ b]\ip An 
'ot15eA , ó. ,, 

"tílAire, C1AÓ Ap An n*oligeAt>, cÁim ^Á bpipeAt) 1 
jjcoriintn'óe, mo ™aUIacc tnnce; bA "óói^ teAc ^up 
itnci*o *oi beic bpirce 'nA bnúrjjAp pA*o ó, acc cá pi 
pi£m rriAp cu pern," Ap SeAJÁn A^bntnceAt) ip A5 
ptuneAt) An bteAccAipe 1 gcommb nA rmoncloc. 

Di An VleAccAipe aj tin^Ainc aj; iApnAi*ó éip^e, 
Acc nion cÁp "oo -j SeA^Án AniiAp Aip. 



" FÁn^Mi* 1 nm,\n') mo ci'nt o|\m." 

" 111v\i|o, 1]' cuttia "ótnc cionnur *oo c^n^Af," aj\ 
SoAJv\n 'jjá nieitu ^y 'gÁ irnble<yó 50 pÁjXA. 

pu&iji ah bteAcu<M|\e a bÁrii T)eAr fiéit) -j T)o fiiAin 
pé pvibt A]\ An niAnc&c neAriipvineAÓ. 'Óntn'o yé 50 
h-&iaVli*óé roc pioixAil pAi\ pÁ'n Arz^AiUl -j t>o 
P^aoiL i;é pibéA]\ An Se&§<yn t)o ctnnAib t/a beApAA- 
cAib if x)o tmg te ]?eA*o uné n-A bnAC. 

" I1c ! ah é pn •o'muinn?" An SeAj6,n ; " fAOiteAr 
nÁ jaacooó An rule corn tta'oa fAin. Cím 50 bt?tnbin 
TK\ní]\ib ! TVpÁf ir *o'au }:éice<MinA ctrnvp An buA- 
caUIa bÁm, cÁmig ptnnneAtri p'octriAtA 'nA jéA^Aib, 
boon pé gte^nTAir^ ir jíor^Án Ar a p&cÍAib, biiAiL 
yé ^bún 1 ^CAot -onorriA An bteAÓUAine ip cnob 1 nibAic 
a rrunnít, pij; yé aja cÁpA nó pu|\A Ain teir An tÁif.i 
•óeir 1 "o'pbt ré An a céile é. 

CuaLait) An beAn 05 cnA^ Ajur cneAt). t3'éipj 
Se^vj^n 'nA ptnf)e. " UÁ cnÁm *onom^ An jÍAinn'm^ 
reo bnnxe/' aja reipeAn, " acc níojA jÁb<vó *óó é." 

" "OAn muíne, ac^oi ceAn^Aibce, a bptnnneAVl 05 ! 
D\ An ^nó níor rne^vpA nÁ p\oiteAp ." 

X)o cui]Abm5 An beAn 05, ctnn p tsMTi 1 bpóc<N An 
•otnne iÍK\rj\b, -] cAfiftAing p íia cÍoca réoit) ahiac a]\ T)o 
pín p' A]Am An ble^ccAine cum SeAJÁm : " ttnttir é," An 
p, 1 uó^ p' a h-A|\m i:ém -| ctnri rí 'nA bnoUlAÓ é. 

" D^ mAic An p&r ^Ó5ja& cAb^ijAc UAice An beAn 
b^mno." 

M Da ttiaic," A]A SeA^Án, " 51*6 50 nAib meA]AbAbb 
ni|Ace, acc níon pAnó^ beir An f^ó^b aja a?at)." 

CuAnó be^n An teó,rA be 1i-Aon rnuj'bóig AihÁm 
mr An n*oi^ttAic. 

<c StÁn beAc, a Se&£Áin An Áin," An ppe, " cupAt) 
An ÍAe cnuATÓ ir eA*6 cu/' 



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Caic An cApAtt a ceAnn 1 n-Áip*oe ip vo pmne -pi 
50 h-UAibpeAc Ap An mbócAp. bi a ptnte Ap teACAt) 
Ap SeAJÁn. 

"tílAire, CAit)é An ruAT)Ap po púc, AtriAC?" 

"UÁim An ci *out 50 *oci An SpÁmn cum An -oligiti 
»00 feAfAiii." 

"tjlAipe, tinge nA brcro Ap mumuip An •0I151T); 
ir obc An piuc iat). pAn AmAÓ uaúa; if beAg An ionn- 
CAOib auá A5Atn-pA ApuA," An SeAgÁn bocc, triAn ni 
pAib cAicije Aige An *óLijeA*o coin. bí t)eón 1 ptnb 
nA mnÁ, acc An a pon pAin teij; pi jÁipe beAg 
mei*óneAc, -| p'n pi LÁm min jeAb cum Se&gÁm. 

''Hi mAn pm "OAm-pA/' An pire, "bAinpeAT) ceApc 
1 coin ArcA; -j rub a bpA^rAt) cu, bAt) ttiaic tiom, 
$ibé nit) ctoippip im' cAob, 50 5cpeit>pip 50 bruitim 
neim-óionncAC." 

H115 SeAg&n An An LÁim -] póg -j póg Apip í. 
ÚAnnAing An beAn 05 a tÁm 50 itiaVI UAit) pÁ 
•óei|\eAt) •] *oo pmnc An cApAÍt Apip. 

" AmbÁp/' An SeAján bocc, •] cnAp 'nA pgópnAig, 
'* teij;rin T)&m cu cionnboxAn peAt 50 h-Áipigce. * 
tli *oubAij\c An beAn 0-5 'p exV ó >ri ^ ™ n-eAt), 1 cug 
pi a ceAnn *oo'n ÓApAÍb -j peo cum piubAit í 'nop 
j^aLa ^AOice. Úug SeAJÁn Aon nAt)Anc AiriÁm pÁ 
•óém nA gcnoc, ppeAb pe mp An nt)iAUlAic 1 n-Áic An 
bbeAcuAi|\e -7 Ap 50 bpÁc teip 1 nDiAit) nA mnÁ óije. 

Ap u&ip An meÁ'óóin oi*óce *oo ppoiceA*oAp Céim 
An -ouib, beAn An te&pA 1 /ocopAC -j SeAgAn An Áip 
1 brogup *oi. tu^ CApAtb nA mnÁ ói^e 501U -j cuip 
pi ppAnn Aipce, peApAim pi Ap "oe^p^-LÁp An bócAip, 
a cbuApA 1 n-Ái]\t)e -| a ceAnn 'p Ari ^ e F- 

" 11 & bi *oúp Ano-ip, a 'pjjAtriAiUl An cptéibe,'" Ap 
beAn An teApA 50 min mÁnÍA -] coóuip ip cumAit pi 



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ong <\n ÓApAltt acc ní nAÓAt) pre céim An ajait). 
FÁmij SeAJÁn ruAf téi -j t^'peAC reireAn An ajait). 

P]\eAb ré AnuAr ^'A cApAÍt rem -] pu^ An 
bóv.\triu\c An CApAiLt eibe. 

"TH pmb Ann acc CApAÍt An r^Ác r AiUte -j TnÁÍA An a 
ceAnn/' An ré, rnAn bí nAt)Anc ttiaic Aige-reAn ircoit>ce. 

Leir rm cÁmig 'oume Aort)A aitiac An An rnbócAn. 

"LeAnAit) bib 1 n-Amm X)é" An ré, "cÁ rtnb AgArn 
rAÓAn ctnn rno peAn-tÁin r^éAn An bAn ^CApAÍLAib." 

" *Oa]a íiai §," An SeAgÁn beir rém, " ir é An 
cAcAin ITIíceÁt auá Ann, *o'éir nA h-ot& cun An 
mnne éijm 'r^* jbeAnn." 

"ttlAire, a AcAin tTHceÁt," An ré, " ní ^ÁbAt) 
"ÓU1U *oo teicpgéAÍ rém 'oo ^AbÁit." 

"Ann, An cu rAin, a SeAgÁm An Áin, a t)tnne 
boicc Trn'o-Át)TTiAnAi5, ní rutÁin gun *of\oc-pu<yoAn 
éigm auá rúc, mAn bA jnÁcAc." 

"tlí b-eA-ó, a aúai|\, uÁim f\éit> be -onoó-beAn- 
CAlb reAr-OA." 

" 1r TT1A1Ú An nu*o ^eAbbAiiiAinc ttiaiú, acc ir 
reÁnn coirhbionAT),'' An An fA^Anc, " -j cia h-é rm 
bet)' coir ? tlc ! *0An tno ponuúr, ir beAn auá 
Ann." 

"I1Á b-A^Ain beAnu aj, neAc neiriióionncAc, a 
AÚAin," An SeAgÁn. 

"1r peAnpocAÍ é," An An fA^Anc, a^ mAccnArri 
beir rém. 

"UÁ An beAn tJArAÍ ro aj *otit CAn rÁite -j cÁim 
aj; -oéAnAni cniDeACUAn *oi peAb -oe'n bócAfA." 

"UÁ 50 ttiaic," A|A An fA^Anc. 

" Anoip nó niAtri, a beAn An beArA," An SeAgÁn. 

L)í rriAn 'oo beA*ó cneAÚA riiAÓcA An An mnAoi 015 
acc pÁ "oeineAX) tjo ctnn rí AijneAr A]\ An rAgAnu. 



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"éifc Liom 50 fóit, a AÚAinV' An pfe, "UÁ ntm 
AgAtn te h-mnpnu *ouic: — 

UigeAnnA *oo pníom-pmb nA SpÁmne *oo VeA*ó 
nTACAin -| éineAnnAÓ *oo b'eAt) mo mÁúAin. UÁ bÁp 
nA Cúmcífe Stunm 'o'Á cun im' teic, acc ní bfuitim 
cionncAÓ, -j uÁim a^ "out An Aip cum ceinc *o pÁíjAib. 
tíleAtt, An -oe&mAn-beAn ú*o m'AÚAin, fSfuof f í pnn, 
b|\if p í cnoit)e mo mÁÚAn, 501*0 fí *oeic ^ctoÓA peóit) 
UAinn, fgAip \\ Án 5C111X) m&ome, -óíbin p mo *óeAn- 
b]\ÁÚAin, meAUl pí 'iia 'óeAjvg-meip^e u*óacc An a fon 
^ém am' AÚAin boóc -] AnnpAin Ú115 p mrh -oo. 
T)'AX)ríitii5 p X)Atti é — óuineAf "o'piACAib mnce é, Ám, 
mAn *oo teAriAf í Wn £jt<Mnnc, •oo'n ALmÁmn -| 50 
ceAÓ ófOA 1 *ouín riA tlupAÓ. t)A tem' ACAin ha cIoca 
-peói*o feo -J ní téi-fe; CAiju^eAf cuiT) aca t)i — uní 
cmn — 1 gcÁp nÁ cuinfeAt) p ctnge mé, acu ónom p 

Afl IXeAbb-ttlA^AX) pÚtT), 1 glt) gun CUJAf |\AbA*Ó *Ó1 

CAit)é ah fAJAp mnÁ mé, §Áin p lem' béAÍ, acc *oo 
pneAbAp im' pui*óe cum a cun •o'pAÓAifa uinxe jéilb- 
eA*ó *ÓAm nó óuinpnn pitéAn cné n-A cnoi*óe ; x>o 
'ófuiiT) p tiAim 1 TTOiAit) a ctnb -j *oo cuiu pí AmAc An 
^tnnneój, céA*o cpoit; nó níop mó. UÁ Amn<vp A5 
aíi n^tijeAt) ojim -j cÁim A5 T)uL An Aip." 

" CAi*oé mo teigeAf-pA one, a beAn UAfAt?" An 

Att pAJAnC 

^péA'opAin Cúm Lunnne -j An rriAOin *oo úAbAinc 
*oo'n mnAorbAinne ?" 

'"OéAnpAt) An méit) pn -otiic 50 b-Áini5Úe, ,> An 
An -pA^Anc. 

" SeAt), mÁ'-peAój beA*o A]i pubó,t Anoir," A]i t)eAn 
An teAf a. 

"5° ti-éi|\i'5i , ó *oo bóúó,n leAC, ,, An An -pAj^A^u. 

Ctnp DeAn An teAfA a tÁm An rnumg a c&pAiVl 



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-] too i^einn pi 'nóf éitl An a mum. ^eij; SeAJ;Án 
An &iti tu'ij Ar — " beAnrA*o í 50 'oeineAt) An 
oorii&iru" 

T)'yéAc ah be An 05 An An rAgAnc ; t/péAÓ reireAn 
A]\ ÓeAJÁn An aija -j tnjAce pn. 

11 Uuitpm," An ré, -j t>o pop ré An beinu úv 
An uai]a riiAinb nA h-oit)ce mr An inbeAnnAin 
iiM^mg, A5 Céim An *otnb uneArg nA jjcnoc fgÁit- 
iiieA|\ cium. 

bAin An -0Á capaVI ceme cneArA Af An rnbóÚAn, 
1 "oo co^Ain reAn-tÁin An crA^Ainu a T)onn coi]\ce, 
-] -oo triAccnuvg reireAn, ir *oo j&b ré a pAit)- 
nin. 

UaiviaIA 'nA "oiAit) rút) cÁmij oirigeAC Ainm ó 
pAnóipoe An UeAmpAiUl Hua caji n-Air ó'n SpÁmn. 
bí Aiúne triAic Aige An SeAgÁn An Áin -j An a ttwaoi. 
bí SeAJÁn 'nA *óuine UApAÍ Áttnnn cneiDeAtnnAÓ •] 
but) ire An beAn bA *óéinceAintA -7 bA *ÓAonnAccAiriLA 
mr nA cníocAib úaVI CAn teAn. 

bí -otijeA-ó món rriAn geAÍb An nA ctocAib reóit) -j 
bÁr tiA Cúmcíre Scu]\m, acu rtiAin beAn An teAfA 
An buAt). P]\AnncAÓ -oo b'eA*ó An p|\íonVpínne bí 'nA 
commb. £eAn cLai*óiiti cbipx>e t>o b'eAt) é acc buAit 
SeAJÁn An Á1]\ 'nA cneó Aon bÁ ArhÁm óum córiinAic 
Aon-p]\ -oo cu|\ Ain -j x)'éipi§ iorriAnbÁif> 1 -ouAob co§a 
tia n-Anm cóiii|)Aic eAUontA -j ]auj SeAJÁn An céAp-cmn 
Áin -j *oo c]\oic é mA|A *oo c|\oicreAt) jjAt)An rnAnn- 

CAC. 

'OubA]\cAp 5U]A cnoic SeA^Án An Á1]\ nA bpógA *oe 
éorAib An P]AAnncAi^ teir An lAnnAcc úx) acc, 'pé 1 
néininn é, éetc An P]\AnncAó te n'AnArn -j ní pACADAf 
50 t)eó A]iír m)* An ceAnnuAi^ ó -j -o'a bÁnn pAW ctnc 
An com Ar An ^coin x>o bí cuncA pÁ leic nA mnÁ. 



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T)ti1i>Ainx ah c-oipjjeAc ai nrn for 50 nrmbAinc 
be^n An teAfA leir 50 jcttnneA-o ri An tiAijnb, *0An 
téi, rnéi*óti§ An UAin 1 5CÚ1T1 ttntnne, ^éim nA bó, 
lu'15 An polAin A^ur cnónÁn eArAi-óe An cninc. 



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UAlL AtnAC j?Á'n ^cnoc, a SeAJjÁmín, -j cAbAiji 
beA^c eA|"pAÓ teAC t)o'n bum, -| UAbMj\-fe 
LeAc gAbÁit bpopnAig, a SéArnAip'n ; bpof- 
cuigi"ó ojAAib Anoif, a 'ó&tcAi'óe, -j jeAbcAoi CA*ÓAin 
niAOCAite, rr»A|\ béA]i]?Ai"ó An *of\tnrnponn 05 Anocc." 

(í topofcócAtn, a uiÁicjAín," A|\ An *oá j<vpfún, m&]\ 
bí x)úib aca 1 mAOÚAit, 'nó)" jac Aon §Ajif tnn eite. 

ftug TnÁi]^ Hí D]AOin aja y 511 Mb -j tionn^Ain p Ap 
-p^uAbACÁn 50 meA|A, rriAfi t)o b'í put) Ar, beAti cije 
fbAccTiiAp jA^poA. Sub a pAib An cemnceÁn fjjUAbcA 
Aici *oo rriufgAit An teAnb 'p^' ctiAbÁn. pÁmueAÓ 
bpeÁg 'oo b'eAt) An beAnb -po, 1 n-Aoif a nAOi rní, -j 
bAin fé -peAppAt) Af jrém t)o é]\oic An ctiAbÁn. tlíop 
fjjui|i An ttíácai|a ó'n 'pgUAbA'ó acc cpom p aji 
6]\ónÁn : — 

T)ún -oo fúibe, a |AÚm mo cbéib, 

*Oún *oo f tube, a j\úm ; 
UÁ'n cAoi"oe 'ceAcc be bíon if Lacc, 

^Y T)oTTinAbb pp<vp aji -pcitii]A ; 
UÁ c&om-feAp 05 'íia ttnge 50 ^ójac, 

1f CAonti-peAp móp aja ctnnn, 



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An u-UAn 'ha fuAn, Y A * ^* Y A ' cuati 
'S a tíonuA tÁn 50 "opuim ; 
SeocA bmn Mnn a púm, 
SeocA binn, a pvtnn. 

T)'éAtoit> An mÁÚAifi, 50 bog, cum An ctiAbÁm, *j 
v'fé&c p ca|\ a bÁpp. t)i An teAnb 'nA co-otAT) 50 
-pÁm 1 a ópT)óg 'nA béAt Aige. 

t>e n-A tmn pnn -oo cuaÍató -pi mAfi a beAt> peA*o 
5|\eAnnATTiA|\ géAp, 'nóp pgpeAT) gAOite ip Anpvó upé 
cuAp cumAng pAippge. PpeAb p' pÁ t)éin An *oopuip -| 
•o'mpuc pi AtriAc A-p An muiji. tÍM ceóbpÁn óp cionn 
nA mA|\A, -j An gpiAn Ag x>ut -pAoi. Cuip p' ctuAp 
uipúe fém, mAp p\oit pi gupi cuAtAit) pi tógóifAeAcc 
mnÁ, Anoip gAn Atri|\Ap clcnpeAnn pi An got. Sgemn 
-pi Am ac ^pÁ'n gcnocÁn. T)o teAÚ a ptnte uipce. 
"h-Aon, X)ó, cpí, ceAÚAi|i : pn bÁ*o eite fóp," Ap -pi. 
Di nA bÁm Ag cup nA fAipfige xriob cum puipc, nA 
mAi*oi"óe piÁmA Ag túbA*ó be upémeAÓc nA bpeAp, -j 
'oume m gAÓ bÁt) aca Ag cup Attuip x>e Ag cAopgA*ó 
An uifge -pAÍAig Am ac Ap úptÁp An bÁi*o. tlic pi Ap 
n-Aif cum An cige, fgiob pi An teAnb piAnm^p Ap a 
bACAtAmn -j -po cum pubAit i 50 bpuAc nA p-Aifipge. 
peAt) gpeAnnAmAp géAp eite, -\ ppuc -pÁite pceAttuA 
Y^n Aep, puippe -j focpAm, -j An c-uipge buAi*óeAf\c& 
meApguigce, Ap put) ceAÚpArhA mite a|a gAC uAob ve 
nA bÁ*0Aib. CjAom nA mnÁ Ap tógóipeAcu ítiaja f AOiteA- 

*OAp gO |AAlb nA b-1ApgAipí CAlttce, ACC CUAtAtDAp 

guc X)omnAitt Hi t)f\om Ag cup meipnig ojaca : 

" ]$]\e6X>&X) cugAib, a mnÁ, aja cAitteAbAi-p bA|i 

gcéitt?" A|A -pei^eAn, -j cuató nA bÁ*oóipí eite 1 

X)cpitit)ib gÁipiix>e. 

"btérómiot x)o VeAt) é, ó'n muip móij\ AttiAp," Ap 



30 

T>ómn.\ll, "50 ]\Ó-C|\Á1T)1'6 T)ia é! CaiIA, rc a fLi£e, 
iy OÓca, -] fÁini^ pé Ag pnni i , eA , ó i}xeAc mieAfg Á|\ 
lioncA. 111c-a]*aiiii jun bnif yé nvo 50 Léi|\ -j 50 
bpntmí-o cneACCA. 1]' "oóca ^un rhorint; fé n,\c ]\Aib 
An A1C -ooiiiAin a T)ócAin, niAj\ -oo bénn ré ir "oo -ÓATriAr 
ré te h-eAjL\. bí a teicéi*o pm "oo bmLe aj\ An 
AiiuvoÁn jjun fwoibeAr 50 rnb]\if jreAt) ré Án mbM*o -j 
50 mbÁiT)]:it)e jac aoíi aicit) A^Ainn." 

"Hí ^ACAf ]matíi yóy eA^ÍA one 50 X)ZÁ yo, A 
T)oiiinAilb." 

" ílíon b'ion^nAt) 50 nAib *oeAbA*ó onrn le •o|\tn , oim 
Ar An c-rbje ntK\i]\ *oo cinnAib An c-uaÍac meAn- 
bAÍLAc ú*o a eA|\bAÍb *oerrr b^vo." 

" JcLoircí Apr é A5 réToeAt) tnrje Ar, t?Án a?at)a 
Ain ; ní ^Á^^Ait) ré btn*o -o'Án UoncAib Le céite." 

"UÁ ré imcigce 'r^' "oeineAt), *j nÁ}\ éingm a 
bóúAn teir/' An peA|\ eite aca. j^-^Af a-oaji a mb^it) 
A|AÍr -J ro cum rmbAit ia*o. puAnós*0An íia tíoncA 50 
-plÁn -pocAin, A5 búbAt) i?Á uaÍac, acc níon b'é An 
míot rnón *oo bí lonncA, cnn bí feireAn Ag ceiceA*6 
te nVnAm cum nA p^^^Age connigcige; acc 'o'yAj^ 
ré 'n-A •óiait> Íacc éifg nACAy. cógAt) a beicéiT) 1 
j^cuAn bneAcnmr be cr.»mne nA reAnóiní ; -] An 
pLleAt) nA n-iAf5Ai}\í An con ro ní nAib tnig 'tió. 
oÍAjón Ar nA mnÁib, acc rgéirii An ^ac beACAin -j 
rmi^eAt) An jac béAÍ, niAn bí biAt> -j AnnÍAnn acu 
50 róib beA^ -] An rin gleAC 1 ^corriAip An itiApsAit). 

II. 

"bí An onmmponn 1 -ocemneAf be b-UAin An 
cUn^," An TDÁine, "-] acá bAog bpeÁj bomeAnn aici 
Anoir, bumeACAr be "Oia.^ 



3i 

" tTloLyo be T)ia!" An > OotrmAbb, " uÁ nACAiiinAr 
ir féAti onAinn, -j 51*0 50 bptnb An dor unom, ua- 
rnAono, a]a a fon rAin yem, rÁrcA 50 beón." 

" Ctnn rior An cnoc^n ir mó aj;ac," a]\ TDorhnóbb 
An oit)ce 'nA *óiau> f ú*o, " ctnn cní nó ceAÚAin *oe cob- 
tnóiníb Ann ; belt) SeAJÁn 'OeAnj; Annro An bAbb -j 
ctnbbeó,T> *oe nA jreAn&ib ; ní h-eób nÁ 50 'ocAbónpv- 

Tll^Oir ÓfOA1"ÓeACC DÓlb/* 

ÚÁmrg SeAgÁn TteAng -j SeAgÁn Ó CeAbÍAig -j 
ttlíceÁb Ó ^Aibbe -j móinfeireAn eibe, -j ctnneAt) 
j?Áibce pAb nóinpA. 

" SjóaI/ AgAtn one, a *OoTrmAibb/' An SeAgÁn 

" Caix)ó An f&5&f TS^ 1 ^ ^ cAicn^e-At) beAc?" 

"flí rgéAb fiAnnATOeAOCA An con ro, acc a cbor 
uaic gun bÁi*óeAt> An rrriob rnón tm -oo ctnn An rj^Ann- 
nAT) onu." 

Lei^ nA pn -pjeAncA jÁine AruA. 

" 1T!eArAirn," An T)orhnAbb, -j Aibp *oe cobrnóin ú]\ 
'nA *ónAnnt)<\b Aige, "gun coin SeAg^n ge^b *oo §Ainm 
onc-rA, rriAn bi v>o beACA córri bÁn An uAin úx> be 
ceAnnAijcib pn cAiiAcrA." 

TDo cnoiú -ppAÚACA An cige be h-iiAibb-§Áine nA 
b^eAn |:Á ÚAjAncAcc *ÓoírmAibb, -7 cuat© SeAgÁn 
T)eAn5 fern 1 •ocnicitnb, niAn "oume rtilxtiiAn j-ocmA 
*oo b'eAt) é. 

Le n-A bmn pn, buAib }:eAn beAg tpceAc cuca 
^An ctnneAt) £An ceAt), -j furó An funóircín 1 n~Aice 
nA cemeAt). 

"HÁn A--01A *oo beAÚA-rA, 50 h-Ainigce/' AjvbeAn 
An cije j?Á n-A pAcbAib. 

"O^óac nA pn Ain, -] 'o^éACA'OAn An a céibe. 
pnéAÓÁn nA > Onoc-Aimpne x>o jjbAO'ÓAi'oír Ain. 



32 

" H1ó|u\ tunc, a t)Uine tVÁp<Min," &\\ *OoirmAbb, 
11 -0^111 1> aik\ÍI cum An cbÁij\. ]y gAbAfi j^An nÁipe 
5|u\*ó nó CAjtc, acc buATóeAnn An c-oc]AAp o|aca." 

14 Cui]\ An ' cocAp' 1 n-ion<vo An * ocpAif/ a T)orh- 
nAitb, i bem An peAn-com&f ceApc a^ac," a|\ An yecs]\ 
bea^. 

" Cím cat) cÁ 1 nbAji n-mumn," ajv bÁibbe An cíopA, 
m&fi 1]" é *oo bí Ann ; " {?éAc 'PpéAcÁn nA *Opoc-Aim- 
ppe/ — 51*6 5U|1 bAi|"ceAt) tné cótri rriAic be h-émne 
A^Aib — if olc An -pmc é," -oeipcí, " ua -ojAonn Aip if 
•o^ait) ai|\, if pbtnc buTOe Aip, ip t)Á ftnbín ^optriA 
Aige, ]"j;éAn lonncA, ip pAfi 10-nncA aj; pAipe A|\ a 
cumncín ppón& cum í conJAbÁib ceAnjjAibce te n-A 
cbÁ]A-éA*o<Mnín prneAjAÚA. UÁim bACAc ip rriAnncAc, 

1)A|\ blb, 1f cbllAfA CApMbb OptTI, 1f fP^S^ CAobó, 

cattia -púm ; cÁ fAbAÓAji 1 n-ACjAAnn "oíorn, T)A|\ bib, 
|AunnAi*óe A|v mo b^ÁgMT), feibvóe aji mo pneigín ir 
fmugAi-óe A|1 mo fpóm — " 

''tic! a bS,itbe big bpém, bíot> rneAf ajac a^ 
An mbTA-D," Ajrp' An beAn. 

<4 beit), a beAn ttiaic thÁnbA, -j íopvo beAgÁn ve 
Ancnp beip, acc riieApAp 50 n-mneópAinn t>o nA t:eAfi- 
Aib bopbA fo CAix)é a pnuAince. 1p AnnArii a cajaiiti 
rnunA mbemn a' ttó^aitu: cíof a ; c&njAf ifceAÓ Anocc 
cum gibbín ppÁCA "o'ice -] 5]ieim ttiaic éifg, rnAp 
ní truib acc c|\eACÁm a^atti pém *o'Á TnbAinc 1 
mbbiA , ón&." 

13a beAg An pÁibue bí aj T)oiiinAbb |Aoimip ; mAfi 
fm yé\x\, ní pAib fé *ooiceAbbAc, *j t)tibAi|\c fé teip 
ice beif. bA rriAit An fÁf polb 'oo cii]i 1 fgiAccng 
ppÁCAi"óe PjiéAÓÁn nA *O|A0c-Aimpfie. bí AmpbA*6 
ai]a An cop -po -j "o'Abp pé fUAf cnAp pbÁn -j 5|Aeim 
éifg m ^ac lAppAcc. HtJAip -oo bí a fÁfAtri Aije, 



*oo •óntM'o pé a ptn*óircín cum ha ueineAt) ^aíi ceA*o 
pin An cije, ^An bumeACAf be mriAoi An oje, ^An 
AbcujAt) be T)ia, ^An ppbeÁT)ACAp, ^ati beAnn An 
émneAÓ. 

bllAlt f é fpftélt) A]A A píopA, *o'peAC fé fUAf pÁ'n 

gcbAbnA, ctnn pé fpÁj; coire An a beAc-jtúm -j 
riiACcntng pé An peA*ó UAinAibt. 

"t3ftnb An T)opup -oúncA, a SeAgÁm ^Óeing?" aj\ 
peipeAn. 

(i UÁ pé An oeAng-teAUAf),'' An SeAJÁn 50 bonb. 

'"Oún 50 "obúic é, -] ctnn An *0]Aob Ain," An 
pei^eAn. 

"tlí ptnb eA^ÍA 5A*oó.i*óe nÁ biúeAitinAÓ onAinn/' 
An Se&jÁn, -j *o'péAÓ pé An An tnbÁibbe A]\ cí a 
tiiAnbcA. 

"1TlAn pn pém, T)ún é," An An bÁibbe, "cÁptnt 
im' óúb, cit)eAíin pí peAn5 1*0' ptnb-pe, acc if beAj 
é mo cui*o eAjÍA nórhAC." 

" UÁ An *oonup iAt)CA Anoip?" 

" 1p t>óca Tiun cu^bAbAin cnÁcc caji T)iAntn<M'o 
*Oub An ctiAip ?" Ctnn beAn An ci§e ornA"ó Aipce. 
LeAn An bÁiVle An ajahó : "UÁ pé pice bbiAt>An ó 
pom ; ctntrmigim 50 *oiAn-rhAic An An oii)ce ú*o -oo 
ctnneAt) Ap a peibb é; bi a beAn Via binge peóÍA- 
cAin-| nAoi*óeAnÁn '50. cnÁiticAinc nuoon *oo cÁn^A- 
uiAn irceAC. * Ctnn uitiau vo cui*o éA*OAij, a beAn/ 
Anj^A mipe, ' ueApcócATO piAt) uaiu ; uÁ píon ip T)om- 
eAnn bAptntng ' t>iúi§ pí, ip *oo béic pí, triAn ip 
gn^cAÓ be mnAoi "— nuz^ SeAgÁn *OeAf\j; aji An 
T)cbúi*ó\ ConnAi|AC An bÁitbe é be becú-fúib. ílio]\ 
ctnn pé cop *oe. 

" UeApotngeAnn rpnéi*ó eibe UAirn, a SeAgim ; ó 
cÁ An c-unrub pAin 1*0/ \,Áitn ? Ia^ tno píopA," 



u Seo \n]\z i, M a|\ Se.vgÁn, -] c\\ic ye ótnge ad 

u \y mío-ctn'beAfAC niío-nÁiye<NC ah yeAy cu," Ay 

vii bÁitle -| LeMi yé t>e : 

" ScsNt), nu\|\ A*oub&iyc, bi An be&n a' tuigyMJ -j 
&! 5Á"|iÚAir, i bí t)ac *oub Liac Ay *OiAymAit> T)ub. 
1ll(v\|v\im 511 \\ me^y ye yoJA *oo -óéAnAm púm, chait) 
yé com j:a*oa te bA^Aiyu oyAm.n, acc biomAy uLLAm 
dó, irhtAC, mAy bí mcnyyeiyeAy AgAmn Ann. Di An 
oit)ce út) yucs]\ yiA*ÓAin 50 beoy -j bí eAybA éATDAig 
oycA. t)i ah beAn Ay bAiUlicyic. CAy yeiyeAn An 
l > e^\n-éAT)Ac LeApcA tnyce -j cog Ay a bACAt&mn i. 

"Otibo.ycAy guy bAiLig yé T)tnVteAbAy iy yionn.A- 
iiióin cum teAbATÓ X)o *óéAnAm *oi •] guy cÁmig yAnn- 
c<yiy uiyce. pé 1 n-éiymn é, cuovtAmAy yo*OAy 1 n-Áy 
11-01 <mx) — bí -oó 110 cyi -oe cuAi|\ob eite cAbAycA 
AgAinn — -j ci& beAi) Ann acc T)iAyinAiX) *Ouh, yAJAiyc 
'11 a ytnlib -] a 5yvj<^5 'iia yeAyAm. t>AbAiy ye 'iia 
y 5 ó 1 mAi5 : 

i Ocón mo beAn ! ocón mo teAnb ! cAiUlce, 
CAiUlce ! a bÁyx)An, a faAyoAn, ca "byvnbiiA ? M Ay 
yeiyeAn. 

'T1Á CAy Am* joiye, a *óuine buite, nó b^mocAt) 
cu/ Ay t)Áy*OAn, acc *oo cug *OiAyiriAi'o yiocA*o Aiy. 

l>eiy ym -oo pyeAb OtyAn ó bon*OAin 'riA comne 
— ' Cuiy yuAy *oo *óóiyne,' Ay ye 1 mbéAyb& § A ^' 0A ' 
Di meAy aj OtyAn Aiy yem -j cug ye yAltxog yA 
bun ctuAiye *oo T)iAymAi*o a j^au yioy X)ó. bí T)iAy- 
iik\itj aj -oy&nncAn a^ iAyy<Mt) gyeim t)'yÁJAib Ay 
b^yoAn 7 buAit OtyAn Ayiy é nioy cyeme. 'O'iom- 
ptu£ yeiyeAn -] buMÍ yé pteAyj; *oo •ooyn 1 mbéAÍ 
An ygeicm Ay OlyAn niAy do c&bAyyAt) cApAlb ypeAC 
UAice, -] -oo cmc ObyAn 'nA meAig gAn AnAm ^ah 



35 

U|iWb|i&. Spnuic t)Á}V0An AnnpAin p'béAn be ThAjv 
niAit) -J To'Airnpig é. ÚiornÁm TlAnpAn, An t/oct&nn- 
ac, fteAg 'nA guAÍAinn. 1í)tiAibeAp pém unóvtniéAnAf 
•oo bAUA biAtniA Aip " — pug SeA§Án T)eAn5 Aníp 
au An 'ocLint) — "ce^nctng An ueme beip ati unpub 
pAin -j ca!jai|\ ppnéit) *óom," A]i ' PpéAÓÁn nA > 0]ioc- 
Airnpitte' — " acc ttia|a A*oub<y|\c ní teAjpvó p'béin nÁ 
WuAi-óe biAfjiiA nÁ pteAJA T)iA|iTnAi , o, rriAn bí An 
btnle Aip. 1p ^Ainix) ^un ctiAbAp gbucAn An blvip 1 
pgopnAig HMifAn, m<s\\ x)o cuin > OiAninM , o a bnój; 50 
uApgAt) Ann. fóí beinc Aj;Amn rriAnb -j An cin^eAji 
eibe 50 ctnnpeAc ujaaocca. Ctnn pe cnob 1 mbónA 
tno ÓApói^e-pe -j pceAbb pé 'p^ Aep mé 'nóp punAinn 
A|\bAin. T)o ctnceAp 1 bAige 1 "ocofi pj;eice," — "T)ia 
Le n-A bÁi™ !" aia SeAJÁn TDeAng — "tTlAn AmibAjAU, 
ní nAib piop A^Atn cionnup *oo cníocntngeó/OAn, 
ptiAWAr, An 'óvnpuigAt) *óom, ObpAn An a ceiúne cnoib 
\ n-Ái|roe, -j TI&npAn 'nA pleipc. 'OubAnúAr ^tin 
tiiAnbAtriAp *OiA|\mAi*o, acc éiceAÓ *oo VeAf) An cuai- 
}\ipj5 pm. CuaIap 'tiA *óiait> pú*o ^un nic bÁn-oAn be 
cojwib piAi*ó ó'n mbntngm, 50 cAirbeÁn T)oine Ctnnn 
1 gun beAn An ctnt) eibe é -j ^un éAbom 'OiAntriAi'o 
'nA nx)iAiT), 50 cpéACUA geÁ|\pÚA, A|\ uí a rnAjibtA. 
X)einceA}\ 50 bpeACAÚAp cunAÓ te h-éinge An bAe -o'Á 
nAtriAt) A1T1AC pÁn bpAir\nj;e, peAn innce, -j beAn iriAjVb 
-\ beAnb 'nA bemn aici ; acc ní peAT)An -] ip cuniA 
tiam An b'píof\ é." 

" SeAt) 50 h-Áifu gúe, bíop-pA ip bÁnx)An -j bAib- 
i§ceoi|A An cíopA A5 ceAcu CA|\pnA An cuAin 1 *ouorAÓ 
tiA h-oi*óce peo §Ab úonAinn, -] ptiAT)Á|\ pÁ t)Án > OAn, 
5m 50 nt>einreAn nAÓ nAib pé cótti h-tiAbbAc niAth 
ó pom ó ctnn 'OiApmAi'o T)ttb An nic A1|\. t)ío*ó pm 

tTTAtt ACÁ, CUAbATTlAp pilAim ip pOC]AA1TI 'p Ari bpAinpge 



36 

1 pe&T) i-px) gfeAnnAmAf, mAf a beAt> fgfeAt) óf 
cionn gAoice, -j conncAmAf f puúÁn fÁite Ag ruiam 
Af ah Ae]\, "oo bÁi'ópeAt) mite feA|i. *0'eifig An bÁt) 
a]\ ÁfoÁn -j fling ífteÁn í ; cfuc -j coffing -j tuAifg 
An fAiffge. 

1 CAi"oé fin ?' Af bÁfOAn. 

4 11í feAt)Af 'on u-fAOgAt,' AffA nnfe. bi An 
oit)ce fpéif-geAÍAige n*o com *oub be pic. ÚAbAf- 
fAi nn An beAbAf guf cu&bAf biúg bemb. 

1 éif c ! ' Af bÁf -QAn. 

CnAÍAmAf Áf *oufitif obAgón *oubfónAÓ mnÁ, ~\ 
AnnfAin cneAT) -j ofnAt) ! 

' Coifg An f ÁtfiA*ó,' Af bÁjvoAn. 

1 CAit)é fm ?' 

Af An mbófo "óeAf vo conncAtnAf fAtiiAib éigm 
•j a *óÁ bÁim go -obtnc Af nneAÍb An bÁio. Sgemn 
An fgAmAÍb ó AgAit) nA ge&bAige •] cinc béAf Af 

AgA1*Ó nA fAthÍA Ú*0. "D'féACAITIAf gO géAf. T)A|\ 

tttinfe, bí "OiAfmAit) "Oub Ag ciif nA fút qiínn, 
fgoibc 'nA éAT)An rriAf fo, -j a bfÁgAit> -j a ceAnnAigfe 
cíiTÍTOAigúe be finb/' — " SbÁn mo cómAfúA," Af beAi 
An cige, Ag bAinc gteAtiiAifg Af a fiACÍAib. " A 
teicéi*o fm *oo fgAnnf a*ó níof úÁmig fiAtti im' cp onóe. 

' Cia h-é cu fém, a Ainrhit)e, nó cat) rÁ uaic,' au 
l3ÁfOAn be gnú Af íoccAf a cbéib. 'Oo fume T)ia|a- 
mAi*o mAf a beAt) cum bAbAfÚA; -o'fOfgAib fé a béAU 
act: níof úÁmig gíog Af, acc biiAifg fé a ceAnn 
Anonn if AnAtb. 

1 biiAib teif An rriAi-oe f áttia é/ Af t)A]voAn, acc 
ní fAib buA"óÁit mi' bÁnri, ní mó 'nÁ bí 1 nréAjj&ip 
An bAiligreóf a. Úug bÁfOAn fém fog^ fÁ T)ia]a- 
thato, acc níof cutji feifeAn cof *oe. t)fif conn aj\ 
An mbójro cté *oo bíon beA?; nAÓ An bÁ"0, 



v> 



7 



'Uóg teip An mbo^T) ve&y nó cÁrriAoi*o CAittce,' 
aja b^jADAn. Cui|A An bAiti§úeói|\ fgpeA-o Af, -| 
ADtrmijim 511^ ctnpeAf pém pgpéAC AfArn teip. 
1)1 Á pug An conn tit) ThAinriAi-o téi, nó cÁfi §Ab pé 
ní ptnt pop AgAtn, acc pu^AiriAp bÁjvoAn a bAite 
a]a bAilticpic -j gAn ptnnn ppyntip lonnAinn pém" — 
" 'conÁc pAin opAib/' Ap SeAjÁn TJeApg — "acc, niAp 
A*oubApc, bí ineApbAÍb A]A b^poAn -j meipeÁn opAinn 
fern. tluAip *oo cÁngATriAp 50 cAifteÁn T)oipe Cumn 

T)0 ÍAbA1]A bÁ|A"OAn pOCAlb *00 CUippiT) feA|Ag A|A 

SeAJÁn ^OeApg — <c ^ mnmnceAp bpeACjAtnp pÁ *ÓAop- 
pmAcc A^Atn, rriAicpeA'o cíop nA btiA*ónA po T>óib -7 
teAgpvo peApt)A copóm Y^' púnc 'oóib. Ctnp poy 
An méit) pm, a bAiti§ceoip/ Ap peipeAn. Sgpíob An 
bAitijceoip é, -j pm é AnnpAin ajac An pgpíbmn, 
a 'OoriinAilX." Ú05 T)ótrmAUl An pgpíbmn -j béij 
TDíceÁb Ó £Áitbe é. LeAn An bÁibte a]a a pgéAÍ, 
1 bí nA pip Ag cu]\ nA púb c|\í*o. 

"ÚÁmijj AnpAt) ^Aoice •00 UiAipg cAipLeÁn > Óoi]ie 
Ctnnn, *oo túb nA cpAinn '^a' coiLb acc níop cuAbAit) 
bÁpt)An pioc T>e, mAfi *oo bí a fúibe Ap teACAt) A5 
yeACAinc Ap An gcÍAbpA, -j bí pé cótti niApb Lern' 
feAn-ACAi|\ !" 

" StÁn tnAp a n-mnipceAp é," A|\ beAn An cije. 

" UAbAip *oo bÁtri 'oom, a bÁil/le, -j rriAicimíp t>'Á 
céite," A|\ SeAgÁn TJeApg. 

tlíop ctnp peipeAn ptnm Ann, acc C05 pé An clú'ó 
'nA 5IAIC, 'o'^éAc pé tnpce, Leig pé uai*ó Apíp í, "] 
•o'féAÓ Ya' ceme : 

" HÁ cAfi Am' goipe, a ThAfimAit) X)tjib ! ^An 
tha]a a bi:uiti|\. U f Á An oi*óce fUA-p pAt)Ain. Cútti- 
*oaij 'oo LeAnb 1 mbemn *oo rhnÁ. bog voíom, A 
niA]\bcói|A. t^eig 'oom An -pop po x)o At)Ainc fÁ T)ion 



33 

nje *Ooiinu\iUl Hi 0}\oin. péAÓ An bbA*órn tojAeÁg ! 
5^loipcí iiia}\ x>o cnAgAnn ha nAobÁm ? ^y bpeÁg 
An cikmiiIac í. Oog 'oíom. ,, P]\eAb ah coiteAc atpac 

A|\ AH Uflt A|\, blKvlb ye A pjpACMÍl -J T)0 jlAOTHIIg 

j*é r|\í h-uAi]\e. *Ópui-o T)ÓTrmAUl teip An mbÁitXe, 
cui]\ yé a tÁm go mín c^UMgnieileAc aj\ a ruAUAinn. 
CuaLavó yé niA|\ a biA*ó gtuÚAf\ An bÁip 'nA f^óp- 
nAig, *oo ^op yé fgotb gmifiArpe 'y&' ceitie -j £05 yé 
cum a gnúipe é. ¥)\ t>ac bÁn-gonni aj\ AgAiT) An 
bÁiUle -7 bí a An Am pgemnce &y go b-obAnn. 

Caic nA yiy ia*o pém &y a ngLtnmb. Cuij\ An 
beAn biúg Aip*oe. 

"TIÁ bí Ag gA^AlX), A t,A01g." AJA A peAf\. 

" TIÁ coipg í, a X)otTinAiti, a c/poróe. 1Tlo íóaja- 
gom ! ní •ótnpeócAi'ó pí é, mo gneAnn é," a]\ SeAgÁn 
T)eA]ig. T)o mjeAT)A|\ é ir *oo úonACA"OA|A é cóm 
gbeóice ip T)Á íttbAT) ca|\a -óóib é. T),o ópon'A*OAj\ a|\ 
é cAomeA*ó, ip *oo T)eA|^mA•OAf , , a uocca y y a t>f\oic- 
úf\éiúe. T)o biiAib tTIÁipe fVÍ bf.om a x>K OAif 50 
•oubponAC 1]" -oo ÓAom iy *oo róob An co]ip : — 

Ocón mo t,Aog rú ! 

Tlí *oúipeócA*ó An p AOgAt, úú, 

'tlÁ cogAt) nA bp'téAp úú, 

'TIÁ A1JATTI |AÍOg SéAlTIA1f % , 

Ag ^ocjAom iéime 
Cum ^AUlA-ptnc b^ÓAnA 
X)o cpe<\pgAi]ic aji téAtt&j 
^y -oo pgAipeAT) le béune, 
Y\')y £mn ní tia fémne. 

V): timpani ip ÁijAneÁn a^ pon ctnnp An bAU.te acu, -j 
rocy&m go DAibe nA hCAgAilpe nÁ pACAÚAp a teicéit) 
le móftMi btiA"óAn y nme pn. 



3S 



III. 



"Hi fexVOAji 'on cf&og&l CAiT)é An fAJAf Aici"oe 
•oo itiAi|Ab ah b&ibbe bocc?" aja SeAjÁn "Oe^u^, An 
briLteAt) a bAile t)óib ó'n -poc|uvm. 

" Inneó^Am-iiA fin mnc,'' A|\ bei|\u con)x^bÍAice 
bí Ag -peiteAiti beó, -j ^AbA*ó An An bÁcAi]\ Se^Án 
pém, DóifmAlb Ó t)]iom -j TflíceÁb Ó pÁibbe j:Á 
AnijAA^ 511 11 itiA^bADA]\ An bÁibbe. 

T)o beAÚ An -pgéAt ó 15aoi fóéAfifivN 50 CbÁifv nA 
SionAnn gu-p con^Aib ITHceÁb pÁibbe An bÁibbe A|\ 
An ftn*ói^cín í 5ti|\ buAib SeA^Án "OeApg beif An 
•outum 1 iidumí) a cinb é, -j gun b<vp T)ómnovbb 
Ó 0|AOin fjobb giumAife cum fotuif vo úAbAi|\u 
•o'^eA}\Aib An peibt. ¥)\ An ceAnncA]A aj buA-mtieAt) 
te cóiti]A^*ó bAoú, cui*o acu '5Á ja<vó juja úuibb An 
bÁiVte ca*o -o'imiig aija, -j a úuibte<vó acu 'gÁ ]AÁT), 
51T) 50 -p<sib -pé 50 h-An-obc, guyi món An ufiUAg é 
teAjAt) 'nóf UAi|vb buibe. 

UÁmig bÁ An b|\éicim ]?Á *óei|\eA'ó, niAfi *oo Ú100 
fAit) bÁ An bfveiúeAmnAif UAi]i éigin, -j cujat) 1-pueAC 
A]\ Láúaija nA r|ví cirm'óe 50 fUA-mue -peiiu^úe cAfi éi-p 
a n-Ainrpi|Ae 1 mbjAMj^oeAnA^, Aja Hei'oín *oo rugAt) 

CUITI CÓJA& 1A"0, 1 'OO bAitig mAÚfbuAJ Ó bó|AT)Alb 

Cinnm&|\&, ó'n SriAi-óm, -j ó nA ^teAnncAib, be n-éifc- 
eAÓc teif An jcúif, m&jA bí f iof aca 50 n-oeÁfmA-oAfA 
n& h-iAfgAiju boccA coi|\ a jcjaocua. Dí T)tígceoi|\ 
An jaíoj Ann, ^ón cjAo-meAfAj; ^ v1 tb bbÁc-coi*óp aja a 
cboigeAnn, -j epoi-óe ctoice 'n-A cbiAb. V)\ confCAb- 
bAice 50 i?utúi]AfeAc Ann, m&|\ ciiAit) An ja^oax) attiac 
50 fioob iAf5Ai]ií D^e^cnm-p -7 C'.ní.ih^pó, aj\ buibe te 



4 o 

yci|\j;, -| Ap ci iia 5Cinnt)e "o'puApjjLAT). Tlíop b' Aon 
iiu\iroAp -oóib é; bí An -oUtjeAt) níop cpeipe 'n.N iat>. 

11 A cijeApnA," Ap An -otígúeoip, 50 bba/omAnnAc, 
"citnceAbb be t)eic rníte piéeAT) ó'n Áic 50 bptnt do 
fcigekjtnACC a]\ LÁÚAip, uÁ An íilinp ttlóp ÚiAp 1 
n-iA|\ÚA]\ CiA]\j\Ai"óe, 1 bpipeAp An riunn peo ipueA'. 
Y^' cíp -| ^AipmceAp A]\ An gciiAn *oo póiiiAip pi aitiac 
Cuah CmnriiApA. Ac^ An cuAn pvm cimceAÍL be CÚ15 
lin'te a]a teiteAt) 1 n-Áire&nnAib. An pope x>e&y An 
cuAin peo — niAp ir é An pope *oeAp auá pÁ AijneAr 
A^sMim An cop po — rriAipeAnn DAOine -] pAJAnn piAt) 
bÁp"— 

" Cpeitntn 50 niAiú cu," Ap An bpeiceAiri. 

Ctnp An T)bí jceóip beAÚjÁipe Ar : " SeAt>, cum 

pgélt 1>AT)A -00 *ÓéAnA1Tl ^AipiT), AJA fapUAIC Atl CUMtl 

peo, uimceAbb be *oeic míte nó mcp pn Ap po, auá 
l)Aite beAg auá geÁppÚA 'ha cuApAib ó connAib nA 
niApA, 1 acá pé pomnce 'nA cox)Aib it)ip cúi^e^p nó 
peipeAp "o'peAp&ib cige. Aic bpé^j poblÁm ir eAt) 
é. UAjAnn An fAoibteÁn -j An coipbiún Ann cum 
fgíte -o'irÁJAib, 1 ip iomt)A bpeAC ítiaoc auá aj; 
p nÁriiAt) Ap a imeAbb-bópt)Aib. U& nó bí j;ac -otnne 
•oo conintngeAp Ann peAr^Aip pÁpcA piiAipc, ó uÁ '-oó 
nó cpí *oe buAib Ag jac ceAjtAC aca, -j lArg 50 
beóp A]\ A^Ait) An T)optnr aítiac aca. UÁ An cAbArh 
beAg nAÓ pAop aca, ó cá nó bí An cijeApnA UAÍtriAn 
ip ye^pn aca *oo pu^At) piArh. t)ÁptDAn T)oipe Cmnn 
•00 b'Ainm -oó, -| j^b mo LeAC-pgéAb mÁ rA^Ann "oeóp 
im' ptnl nuAip a btJAit)im a Ainrn, niAp ní pAib peAp 
Ap -opinm An *ooriiAin bA rhó mAiceAf ip cÁile 'n6< é. 
tlíop cuip pé piAtTi peAp Ap a feibb M — L/eig X)ÓThncbb 
Ó bpom opnAt) Ap — ÍC ní mó 'n^ cui]\ yé piArh *oeóp 1 
púib bAincpeAbAi^o 'nÁ -oíteAccAióe " — bei^ 1Tlíceó,t 



4* 

Ó pÁiUbe cneAt) Af — cf -j mtiriA rnbeA*ó An cíof atj 
ínuinnci|A t>jAeAcj\tnf t>ó, 1-p é An cjnnm t>o ctnj\eAT> 
fé Ann a pÁ*ó 50 mín TntnnnueAfvÓA teip nA cuifipci^ 
-peo *oul a bAibe -j 50 mAiúfeAt) yé *óóib é " — " Ú115- 
Aif -o'éicéAc, a •oiotTTiAnAij," Ap Se^gÁn TDeAp^. T)o 
béic SeAjÁn Ó CeAÍÍAij 1 jcúmne nA ctnpue — "TTIo 
cóat) j^-peAnn 01, a SeAjÁm *Oeip5, ÍAbAijA 50 *oÁnA 
tei]V acc gAbAt) é 50 CApAit) ; t)o nocc nA con-pcÁb- 

t,A1"Óe A JJCUAltll-Óe 50 C1U§, -J bí CO^AfinAC íf CAfAC- 

uac A]t ^tj-o nA cúipce aja n'óimic. Coifg An bpeiceAtti 
An jeóm yeo — ye&]\ mín rneAf ajvóa |\éit) *oo VeAÓ é — 
-j -oo ÍAbAijA f é 50 CA}\ÚAnnAC neAtri jnÁÚAÓ, " a 
•ÓAome, bítnt) m bAp -ocofc, -j bícró ciaUI AjAib," — 

CÓTTlAipbe *00b' ^eÁpjA 'nÁ ATTI&fCflAlg opúA. *Oo 

t)]aui*o 'u]\í nó ceAÚAip -oe conjrÁbbAi'óe A|A guAtAinn 
SeAJÁm *Óei|\5 -j 'o'féAc -peifeAn 50 t)ÁnA opcA, ^uja 
coj;ai|\ > OÓTÍmAtt 'íia ctuAif — " Sic, a SeAjjÁm, a 
c]AOi"óe, auá An StÁnttijceoi]i A5 cA^pAt) •óúinn." 

" pÁ mA]i T)iibA|\c," aji An •oligceoip, -j a gtúme 
A5 túbA'ó ]?aoi, — mA|\ T)o b'é An jreA^ bA róeACA bí 1 
n-éi]Ainn éi n-Aint>eom tia CAbjAA 1 n^A^ t)ó — "cuij\ 
cijeA|\nA An uAbAitti ceAccAijieACC féirti cum nA 
n-oAome fo -j "oo ™Aj\t>A , o<yp An ueAccAifie, rriAfi 
yoittfeocAit) A11 pnné acá a^ath." 

PpeAb con^cÁbÍA a|\ ctÁp nA pA*ónAife *j "o'mnif 
f é a fjéAÍ ó cúif 50 x)ei^eA*ó 5 An tocc 5 An 'oeA|\mA'o, 
^up mnip be^n -oó gup mnif beAn *oi 50 bfeACAVó 
beAC-AmAX)Án *oo bícó A5 pubAÍ j\oimip An coi]i ú*o 
•o'Á "oéAnAni. 

u uuAib An beAc-AmA , oÁn biotn, ctii|\eAp cótripÁ'ó 
ai^\, -| -o'mnif fé -óom 50 ^ottnjceAÓ^ -j ua^ éif 
mó|\Ám TheAbLó,t), ^up niAi|Ab nA p|\ §AbúA fo An 
bÁilte. 5 ' 



42 

" Cat) 1]" Ainm *oo'n teAC-AmATK\n -po?" A|\ An 
btteire&TÍi. 

" Uatój 5 10 ^ A ^^ ^ §Laoit)cí Ai|i," aj\ An con- 
rcÁbU\. 

''He! T)ia tmn ir tfftnne," A}\ tTIÁine Hi b]\om 
Léi pern, " ir ioiitoa meigin bAinne ir 5)\eim éirg if 
ppÁCA neAmA|\ *oo cu^Ar *oó." 

u Stige *oo'n f eAn ro/' A]\ beinc conrcÁbtAi*óe. 

" Sin é An pnné/' An *otnne. 

" Le^jA'ó cnbvMp nA h-AbAnn Aip," An mnne aca. 

" 5° fgoitxit) An cAop é'" An reAp eite. 

" fuit ir 5f^ 1 ti Ain, pn é rgéicig o]\ca/' An 
■oume eibe. 

Tlion r^Aoib TnÁin' Hi Onom eAr^Mne nÁ rrnonnA 
mónA An a ceAnn, mAn bi p inireAC a DOCAin cum 
cuimnijce An An reAnpocAb — rÁ^Ann An tiiATOm a 
5111*06 ctífn í rém *oo •ÓAmntijAt) — acc "D'yeAc p roi]\ 
An -oÁ put Ain nuAin *oo riiAin rí fiA*ÓAnc ai|a. 

11 ^Aine 50 bnÁc, a ÚArój-; !" An p. 

TVféAc reireAn tnnce -j cinn ré ^Áine Ar 1 tAr An 
beAn bocc. 

" UÁ ré aj mAjA'ó rútn, acc ir beAg biom é pn 
reACAr *OómnAUl -oo -OAonAT)." 

"Cad ir Ainm dihc ; a -ótnne cnei*oeAmnAi j ? " An 
An "obigceoin. 

" Ua-ó^ 5 10 ^ a ^ a ^ ^ JjbAoróceAn ontn." 

u \y beArAinm i rm ; ca cuÍaic bpeAJ ésroAijfc 
one." 

fí Á," ^t 1 ^ A> °5> f< T P°r time r m ; T)An minne, 
cÁim 1m' -ótnne tiAp-xt; 'OÁ mbeAt) a teiféit) -oo blAC- 
coi-óp onm ir cÁ onc-rA, biA-ó ha cAitini 05A 50 Léin 1 
njnÁt) biom — réAc An e-éA*OAn bneát; rAin onm, 7 ^An 
onu-fA acc cnu^A beAj; jnÁnnA." 



43 

TVmpííc ATi bneiueAtn 50 tÁn-urútrn&n é. 1lío]i 
c«i]A -pé pn jAjinAbtiAic a|a Úat)5. 

" pneA^&in mé 50 'oóa'ómia/' aja ah *obigúeoin. 

" PneA^pocAt) 1]" t:ÁiLce, acu cá bpuib An óeifc?" 

" CÁ nAbMr An oix)ce -peo 'o'Áinigce, nuAin *oo 
m&nbAX) An bÁiUle?" 

" Uemn c'iAyi|\&ice one, tnAnAn poj^ptngteAc 

AUA01." 

" jTiAeA^Ain An -otigceoitt," An An b|\eiceArh 50 
5 é*n. 

'O'úiribuij UAt)^ 50 bonn a óor -oó. 

" Ctnn An ceirc Anír." 

" CÁ j\AbAir An oi*óce ú*o, A'oei]\im teAu?" 

" Oíor rtti' cnoiceAnn, wf t)Óca." 

" An nóvbAir 1 rnfoneAcnor An oit)ce tm?" 

"1 rntoneAcnor, An e&t>}" 

" P^eAgAiiA, a pn 1Í1MC, -] A*oeinim teAC cú A?ém 
•00 fo^cAinc," Atv An bneiceAtri. 

" AmbAfA, xÁ beinc aj bA^Ainc onm -] ní meA-pA 
CÁic 'nÁ ConcobAn." 

" pneA^Ain. Ctnn An óeirc Aníf ." 

" Ó, 1]" rné 'oo bi 1 tnbneAcnor -j mo jiobMb a|a 
pbeAt) Liorn, acc ir fAinrrns pAtniAn An t:eAn An 
SÁnpnc, Tl^c Attnnn An cuÍaiú éAT)Aig í rm. T)An 
tiAi§, ir rmre An bu&cAiUl 50 bptnb An nAÚ aija." 

" CirU 50 foil, A buACAltX UAJAjAUA, 1f ATlVA'OÁn 

iA]iAinn tú. *Oo tje^vbtngir 1 bpAfmAire An iturcir 
50 bfeACAÍr An bÁiUle "o'Á triAnbA'ó, 50 nAib fgot- 
p&n An yirmneoig X)ÓTíinAttt W\ ¥)\\om, 51111 cui]\if 1 
LeAcuAOib é, -] 50 n&ib nooJAnc tri aic ajac an An 
tnAnbAt)." 

"Tlíon *óeA]\btngeAf An Aon con. Híon cunneAT) 
An mo LeAbAn me, T)'innif An SÁnrmc ó ctnr 50 



44 

T>eijie,vó An fgéAb -j bí b]\eif béAfA a^atd cum a }i<vó 
tei|% *t\\ h-eAt), ní <vo' fAfuigA'c-fA é. ,w 

"ílí nieAfAnn cú a pÁt) jjuji ceApAif An fgcAb 
u'inmfif "oo'n SAjipm:?" 

"Vlío|\ ceApAf Aon nít). CeAp feifeAn é. &o- 
tmnjim gup pApiuig yé •óíom An |mib Aon fgéAÍ 
a 5 Am •] 50 nxmbAju: tei|~ 50 ]iAib a bÁn. CeAp fé 50 
]\^h pún AgAin. * UéAnAin tiom,' A|\ An jreA^ pAÍ- 
iík\|a ; '-j CAbA]\j?<yo cuIaic t>eAp t)uic if biA*6 1]^ Tjeoc 
a|a peAt) Tní. , Ó, tf b|\3Ág An ye&]\ An SÁjipnc; ní 
eiceócAinn é aja rriófvÁn." 

" péAC opn-p^ 50 póit beAij," aji An bpeiceAró. 

" péAÓpAX) if ]?Áitce; 1|" 'oacattiIa 50 mó\\ cu 'nvN 
An *oligceoip beA^ CArn-béAtAÓ 5eÁ|ip-|\At)A|\cAc p>." 

" CAit)é An óeÁjvo acá a^ac?" 

w Sa^aj^ teAgA if eAt) Tné. ,, 

" Cat) t)o leijif eAnn cu ?" 

" C^AOf-gAÍAp, CAiticín if |iiiAt); cÁ pjn ieigi^ 
AgAiT» T)óib 50 téiy\; "oeoc bpeÁg bpogiiiAjt ip eAt> í — 
bAinne cíoc cif\ce *oo cup 1 n-A*ÓAi]Ao ihtnce if é 
íheA^'gA'ó be cbeice caic." 

T)'t?Aip An bpeiceAth é 1 gfitiAim Aip. 

" CÁ jAAbAif An oiúóe ú-o Áipgce?" 

" ^5 f pAnncApnAig, if x)óca, aj\ t)o nóf t?é?n." 

" CÁp C0"0lA1f ?" 

4Í Afi teAbAit), a t)tnne rh'ÁfiAnn." 

fl CÁ fiMb An teAbAiX) ? M 

"ttlAife, a t)ume mo cpoit)e, if -oeACAip cú 
pÁfAtíl ; bí a ceAnn beif An gctAbpA, a cop a be bcfgA 
teAtiiAinn, -\ a cnAip>e t)eAf be ftnnnecog, 7 a" 

" SeAt), -peAt), cia'|a bA beif í ? v 

"Ó, a -oaLca ino cbéib, cuipf cei^c ojatti Anoif ; 

•OubA1]\C bllACAlbb Aimp|ie An C-I^AgAljAC *00 C0X)A1Í 



45 

im' ceAnncA gun ceAnnunjeAt) An teAbMt) pn ó pn. 
pn-reAnAÚAin *ÓóninAiUl Hi 'Loingpg *oo pnne te 
pocc a b&m í •] gun — " 

" Seo fú*o onm, a biceAirmAij, 50 bftntin An ci 
rno trieAUluA acc nÁ h-éineócAiT> fé leAc." 

" *OAn pAt), ir ó Ú15 An -oi&bAiL 50 cig An *oeA- 
triAin -com ; if meAf a úu^a 'nÁ An pnnAine "otij- 
ceon&," An UAt>5. 

^Leig t)otti-fA CAfAt) T)o bAinu Ap," A|\ An '0I15- 
ceoi|\. 

11 Ó, t)iuc AgAU-f a^ a t>Ligceoi]i big bném itiaIA,- 
tn^úe," Ap Ua-oj. 

" 5<*bAim pÁjvoúnA AjjAib," An An u-AcAin tTHceÁt, 
*oo bí Ag éirceAcc Lei]" An bpnné, " uÁ An ppnne 
An cop po A5 An AmAt)Án mbocu pAin, -j cAbAnpAt) An 
teAbAn 50 nAib pé AjArr)' ti§-fe jac oróce An peAt> 
nA peAccíTiAine úv" 

" Ó, a bneicim An cnoit>e ipci§, Vpéi^oin Anoir 50 
jjcnenopeÁ *né ; -j a' rnb'p éitnn 50 tnbeAt) cuLaiú -óeAp 

ÓAX)A15 AgAC le CAbAlttU tlA1U, no A tliAC?" 

" Caic aitiac pÁ'n pnÁTO An 'ouine pn -j piArgAit 
nA pn triACÁncA p o." 

"t)i reom ÁcAip 'p^ cúinc," An An pAjAnc, tÁ 'nA 
*óiAit> pút>, " •] 51*0 50 nAib An bpeiceAtrv An -oeAnj- 
tA-pAt), pA^Aim Le h-ut)Acc 50 pAib pÁc JÁine Aip.'' 



IV. 

t)A bneÁj An meA'óón ÍAe é pú*o An tlenoín. 
ftuj; THÁine Tlí t>nom bApnóg An T)oirmAUl; pig 
SeAgÁmín, a itiac cop-tomnocCA gneim An jtúin 
Ai|\ -j SéAintnpn St 101 ™ An - ^ 1 f ei ^ e ^ ei f> T ^ ei 5 ^ n 



4 6 

pÁmceAc t>o conncMii^n 'y& cbi&b^n 1 nit)|\eAC]\op 
5M|\ -| Liar: Ap niiAi|\ *oo ctaift a acai]\ Aigne&p aij\. 

fck 111o CsMCif é," An 111óu|\e, "AicmgeAnn pé 50 
bpml mo 'Qonuuvbl pg&cnbce ; beig x)ó a "ó^ tbeAn- 
n&inn be^utnjce *oo óu|\ it)' iftuméAb rnón." 

*Oo ]\mne An c-acai]\ rnAn Atmb<sncAp beip -j 5Á1 \\ 
An be^nb be h-MceAb. uí SeA§<\n "Oe^nj; a^ péAc- 
v\mc 50 ctnn^nn^c An An méit) peo -j cÁmig ptnuAin- 
eAX) 'tiA c|\oit)e. 

a 1p bneij An ntm beic pópcA," An peipeAn beip 
pern, u acu An a pon pvm pÁptnjeAnn gnÁt) mÁCAn 
•gAÓ 5pÁt) eibe." 

bí a ihÁÚAin be n-A coip A5 50b 50 bog be h-ÁÚAp 
cnoit)e -j rnÁÚAin líhcíb tlí pÁibbe 'pA niocc céADnA. 

T)o §Lé&p tnumcin 1í)peAC|\iiif a rnb&ix) 1 gCAb<yó 
CmntriAnA -] *oo úionnbAic hi.\x> a gcóni^nfAn pi&ft An 
cuAn i<vo. T)o gea^ppAt) rneAÚÁm gbApA 1 nT)ún 
CiA]\Ám -j *oo cuineAt) 'nA peApAtri 1 n-irneALl<vib nA 
mbÁt> ia*o. bA tbóij te peAp pAipe An bnu&c An 
cuAin gup coprtiMb ha h&\x> tm be h-oibeÁn coil.bce&c 
Ag t)]uii'oim píop beip An T)ctnbe. 

tí)í píobAipe 'p A> bÁ*o uopAij rriAn a pAib An 
u-AcAin tThceÁb, -j TDoninAbb ip a c&ipx)e. 

" Semn ptiAp An ' C<vitín -oeAp "conn,' a píob<Mpe, ,> 
A]i Se6,§Án, -j *oo cpónÁn pé pém beip An bpopc — 

" Ónú, bog biom, í, bog biom í, bog biotn í ; 
Ópú bog bioin í, An CAibín "oeAp x>onn. 
Ópú bog biom í, lomptng ip copptng í, 

*Oo b'Áib bioin í bog<vó 'p nÁ bogp<vó pi biom." 

"1p tn<Mú An guc ó pm AgAU, a SeAgÁin/' An An 
p^gApr \ " CAn puAp Air^An." 

" An cuAbAÍp ' SéAiriAp a cpoitbe/ a AtAin ?" 
" Tlí cuirhm liom é, n 



47 

" A SéArn&ir ! a cnome ! An téAn Le&r rno fti je ! 
An ÚAob cntnc tÁ jjnéine a' géAn-jol Y A * 

C<N01 

"PÁ cteApyib Ag tnriAOi nÁ )?aca niArii í 

1]^ nÁ |?e<x*o^]A 'on u-rAog&L bn&onAc catoo An 
UAob 50 n^Ab^tin p'." 

TVjrn^S^ 1 ! 1 1TIÁi]te be -pMiri eibe é : — 
"A Sé<vm<Mf ! a cjAome ! ní teAn tioin -oo fti^e, 
'5ur if b^oc tiom tn^ céibb x)inc jun géiUlir 
*o'a 511A01, 

X) A cleAfAlfa be *0|A<\01*ÓeACU 1f *o'Á nACAIJieACC 

gnmn, 
1r gAn por Ag nA h-éAneob cÁ cAob 50 nj^Ab- 
Ann p." 

LeAn SeAJÁn AnY Ain : — 

"Tlí'b ní ceAnc be ^ÁgAit, Y A bpnAinnc 'nÁ Y A 
SpÁmn 
tlÁ pnb a T)ócAin rriAn ceibe 1 bpéAnb<\ An 
ctnb bÁm, 
Sí'n néAÍúAn í 5 An cÁim x>o ctnn n& coa-oca ctm 

'Sí péApÍA An ctnb cn&obAij uÁ t)'éir mo 
cnoi-óe cn5/ó " — 

" Aib-ib-bn3 ! ocón uÁim cAibbue ! cÁim bÁi"óce ! 
CAbAi|\ ! cAb<vin ! c&it) Am' úaccat) ! " 

"Aniú, CAit)é -peo? CAix>é An UAibb rm Y A ^"° 
T)eijni)?" 

"Tfl&ire, nÁ bAc beo, a AÚAin/' An TDorrmAbb, 
u uai*o riA*o aj nrnnc cbeAr An An Am&Vtcng boicc út> 

UAt)5, ACC ní bAOJAÍ *OÓ lAt)," 



4 8 

"bítnt) hcs\\ T)uopc AnnpAin/' An SeAgÁn T)eAjA5 

le 511c t)o cLoif]rit>e An Án*o Aoit). 

í4 T)a|) mo popcúr, cÁ r^AjACACA a^au, a SeA§Á1n, ,, 

A|\ An V- V 5^pc; "*oo cuinpeAt) L1Ú5 eile rnAn í pin 

mei]\év\n ojun." 

" Cia cúm An c-ATTi]\Án út), a T)orhnAiVl ?" 

w CiiAÍAf gun b'é *OiAninAi"o TÍ)aj;C]aaic é." 

" Á, bA gtic An buACAiLt T)iA]AmAix) ; An cuaIa- 

bA]A cionnup "oo nomn pé An pA*ó?" 

" tlíon CUA^AmAp, A AÚAItt." 

" Seo TTíAn "oo bí pé : bí beinc -oAome UAifLe Ag 
i;ia"óac Lá AfhÁm, 1 vo pp|AéACA"OAn p'téin 1 n-émt?eAcc 
le CAinnpAt). Útnc pé. * Ttlire *oo LeA^ é/ a-ja ceAnn 
aca. tlíon jóitt An peAn eite teip pm, -| -o'éijAit; con- 
]^pói*o eAUopjAA. ' ITlAireA'ó, jrÁgAnnír a nomnc pÁ'n 
éévvo jreAn -oo cAri?An onAinn/ aja -piA-o-rAn, -j cia CA-p- 
]?Avóe ojac& acc T)iA|AniAit). T) , eicig peireAn An gnó 
A]\ -ouúir, acc pÁ *óeineA*ó ciaja caLI, caja éip Tnón*Nin 
CAÚAinc, *oo nmne ré nut) onÚA. ' beicí fÁrcA tem' 
cinx) nomnce?' aja peireAn. ' beimí-o ^An AtrinAf/ aja 
pA-orAn. Seo ttiaja *oo nomn fé An pAt> : — 

íf CeAúnATTiA 'gup teAÚ A5 ThAnrriAi-o ttlA^CnAic, 
'S a' ceAtnAtiiA ^An nomnc A5 TDiAttrriAiT) tílA^- 

C|aaic ; 
An ceAnn ir nA cor a a^ UAirtib nA uíojaac, 
'S An cnoiceAnn cun bníjxe Ag *Oiajattiai , o ÍÍIaj- 

C]aaiú!" 

T)o ptéArg *OoTrinAtL An ^Áini*óe; x>o cuai^ a 
beAn 1 t)cnícit)ib — r>o Vfunur j^Áijte bAinc AfCA mAn 
bio-oAn 50 Léiji mei-óneAc — -j *oo cuip SeAgÁn IDeAn^ 
if tTlíceÁl Ó TTÁilbe rgeAncA AfCA *oo cnoic An bÁ-o ir 
t)f> mnpg An leAnb 1 tnbemn a triÁCAn. tlío-p 1eig 



49 

An teAnb tiú§ 'nÁ béic Ar. fóí fé bbiAT)Ain •o'aoit 
Anoir. 

"1r bneÁg An boiueAÍtAÓ ^Anrúm é pn ajau, a 
ltlÁij\e," An An rA^Anc. 

" bA t>tiAb AÚAn "oó f Am," An pre. 

" SeAt) 'gur rnÁúAn, 1 n-ootrmAc," An An rAjAinu. 

<É SeA*ó 'jur aúaj\ bAipoi*óe teir," An SeAJÁn 

"Caic Ambb cugAtn é, a ÍTIÁine, -j u<MrbeÁnr<vo 
^eAblóg Ag rnÁrii 'oo." 

Socntng rí 1 rnbnoblAÓ SeAg&m An beAnb. 
Úorntnj Se^JAn An nrnnc cbeAr beir An bpÁir*oe -j 
nug reireAn 50 *olúic be n-A t>á *óeÁnnAmn jnenn An 
clu<Mf SeAJ&m. 

" CogAn 1 teiú, a Se<sjÁm," An An be<\n, "51*0 
gtin'b olc iAt) nA m.nÁ, *oo b'otc beic 'n-A n-iong- 
nAir/' An fí. 

''A' n-oeineAnn cú 'liom, a tílÁine, 50 jiAib 
CÁic ílí Stnbne Ag bnireAT) cnoi'óe Ag 50b im' 

*Ó1A1"Ó ?" 

" TDunA mbeiceÁ caoó, 'oo óíreÁ é." 

" *Oo úuj rí a cut bioin a<5 An jcotriúALÁn, -j 'oo 
nmnc rí te Se^JMi Ó CeAbtAig." 

" íílo cnuA§ trión 'oo ceAnn món, ir beAg é 'oo cuto 
eóÍAir An nA mnÁrb. 6 U05 tiAim é ir g&n uAim acc 
é,' " An tTIÁine. 

u> OAn L1A15 nA breAnu, a cÁijroeAr, cÁ éAX>cnom- 
acc im' ceAnn," An SeAjÁn bocc. 

"Tlí £eA*0An cat) uÁ aca ro 'Á cun cné n-A céite? 
lArgAineAcc^ ^.•doca." 

"tlí h-eA*ó, ní at)' -pÁnugA'ó-rA é, a ACAin, acc níon 
b'iongnAt) Liom ^un cle<Miin<yp é," An *OoriinAbb. 

"féAÓ A|\ o'ajaió, a SeAgÁm T)ein5, uÁ a beAj; 'f 



5o 
a ihó|\ Y^n gceAnncAn Ag yeiceAift linn an pnn 

T)'yéAc SeAjjÁn, -j ní itiaia mibAnuAf teip, aóc f& 
•óém y^y coiUle aia ymn 1loyA THoiyie, m&y An cua- 
Iato ye tiA h-ém aj c&ncAineAcc. t)í ytnotAc Annpjm 
1 a 50b Y^ Aén, i a piob A5 bnúcu<vó be ceoL So 
nisvp -oo cati -pi, *0An te SeAg&n : — 

" 5l A ^° *° cpoi*óe í ! 5|a<vó *oo cnoi-óe í ! 
CÁic tlí Stnbne ! CÁiu tlí Stnbne ! 
t)ei*ó p 'jac, bei*ó rí 'gAC, bem p 'jjac." 

" Cax) cá onu, a titiine?" An T)oríin&Vl, " nÁ bnif 
An mAme n&riiA, cá uemneAf W tÁim ó'n fcitnn reo 
1-0' commb." 

" UÁ 'oeAbAt) A1]V AjirA THÁine A5 rmon-jÁiivme. 

Dí ATI j|A1An Ag T>tlt yA01 nUA1]A *00 CtlAbA , OA|\ tlúg 

lúúgÁineAÓ UAnrnA An ciiAin ó'n niAúfttiAJ bí ctunnn- 
ijce An nmn fóneAcnmr. ílí ^acaií) Se&g&n aicid 
acóv 'nÁ nA 1i-uaLai 5 ™ón& -j bnornAig bí ceAnutnjúe 
An bÁnn ^Aitte A]A uí ueine cnÁrii *o'A*ÓAinc 1 gcotriAin a 
T)re^ccA, X)'yé&c yé 50 jé&n 1 bjrur ir u&tl aj\ tong 
CÁic 'íia meA-pg. 'O'p^f 1 m^ 1 T* e ^ 1 V^ 5^r e uij\ce. 

"Sm í AnnrÚT) í, An g&mirh riA cnó^A, beAn jeAb 
T)ub An píobám gbéigit/' An TTIÁine. 

póg CÁic tlí Suíbne TTIÁine, póg rí T)onin&Ll, 
póg p nA temb, -j níon ceit -pí a gntnr A|\ SeA^Án. 
1lmne ré a bÁn-T)ícec\tl An cop ro A|\ cnoÚAt) tÁrii x>o 
CA.t>Al|tC T)! acc bí ^Anrúin OJA 50 ]AAlb CUlTlAlin AC& 
i>6 "] bí boinc ac<n Ag ttia]acai jeAcc An a ^UAiLmb, a 
cunbleA'ó acó, aja a -ó]Aom aj ^caúa-ó a ycuc ^iAUAige. 

" T)&y a pÁif a:iat), boj^Ait) *oe SeAJó,n -] nÁ múcAi*ó 
ITIíceÁt Ó pÁibbe ; ^y mcAf a *6óib yib-ye 'nÁ An 
biiAijx^eAnAf," a]a An ^ajaiac. 



5i 

" Ca bftnt An piobAifie? Seinn jniAf ' pÁmín 
Ó TlAicbeAyiuAig ' •óóib." 

" tlinncpeA*o--pA if tYIÁi]Ae feAb -oíb, CÓ5 "oo cótti- 
jnnncechfi, a SeAjÁm 'Óeifijj," Ap T)orhriAtL. 

bí ah trióin cijnn -] An bpofnA bjnofg, *] ^Á ceAnn 
nóimic bí f5Áib nA cnÁniÍAije 1 bpAX) atiiac aj\ An 
tnf^e 1 nA jnnnceóifu aj -oatíia^ a|\ An bfAicce. 

bí bbA*óm nA remeAt) Ag *oub 1 bAijeAX), An 
pnot^c 'nA royz Y A C01UI, «j An ^ArnUleÁn 'nA ccotAt) 
a^ bÁpp nA utnnne, -j coppÁn jeAbAige 'jV x)orhAn 
ciA]i, acc bí nA ^nnnceói|Aí yóy 50 Lúcttia|a meA^. 

"Oc! ní cmnpeocAX) An ^aojaL ia*o," aj\ *OorrmAbt, 

" Ó, a CÁic, nío|\ friAiú beAC mé beic cjaocc^, 
b'fé^X)^]\?" Ap SeAjÁn. 

"Oc! a *ótnne gAn riieAbAiji, níofi ttiaiú tiom ^A-ÓAfi 
mo óoniiippNn *oo cpocA'D," Afi pfe te ^Áipe meit>j\eAC. 

Útnc c|A0i*6e SeAtÁm boicc 'n<\ cLiAb, -j *oub&ipc 
-pé beif fém nAC j\Aib An ceAfAC Ag An -pmóÍAC út>. 

jbAcrótng TTlÁi|\e flí lJ]Aom 1 teACCAOib A-p Caic -j 
bí po^m<\|\nAC aca a|\ feA*ó cattimVI rh<vic. 

UÁ An pnóbAÓ ú*o, nó m jeAn a h-mjme aj CAn<vó 
^óf 1 bjrÁfcoiUl TlofA Hlóipe, cÁ An CAoit)e ajj 
c|aája*ó if A5 LionAt) 1 jjctiAn bpeAcpuif rriAfi x>o bí 
fí ó cúif An cfAoj<Mb, cÁ b)iA*oÁn ttiaoú Ann, -j cot- 
mói]i ujiom, acc níop cÁmig An bbéi*órhíot Anío^ ó'n 
tTltnfi THóifi Ann be ^at>a ve btiA*ÓAncAib, acc An 
c-Aon ti<M|\ AiriÁm úx> T)o ÓAf fé Ap f eACj\Án Ann. *Oeip 
Se&gÁn TDeAyij; ^uja ctii]\eAT) An -ponAf aija fém. 136111 
fé fém 1 *oei|\ CÁn: ^u^Ab é An míoL mó]\ úv do ctii|\ 
UAiriAn bÁif A|i lí)Á]i*OAn T)oi|Ae Cumn *j AiDeijA SeAJÁn^ 
tnunA mbeA'ó An b|AAij'oeAnAf út) 'o^uÍAing fé féin 
A-p -pon bÁif An bÁibbe, nAc mbeA*ó CÁic Aije, ttia|\ if 
4< 1 n-Atn nA b|\ui\)e bpAicceAp t)o congnATTi." 



eAcutiA msueAitro. 



O hi f eAji 05 CAot Án*o A5 -ppAif ceofi^cc aji bjujAÓ 

/'^V Loóa Léw mAi*oin bneÁg *onúccA Le héinge 

^-^ An tAe 1 mi n& beóAxAine. Oi potc ponn 

Ain, if éAT)An te&ÚAn fteAmAW Ain, pjite gÍAf a Aige, 

ir Láttia mine ge^ÍA Ain. 

" MÁ, há ! An cups, a ifltujrif Hi tflAcgAtrmA?" aji 
511c ^tópAc Ápx)-Ai5eAnuAc Af ]?&rcoiUt 1 n^An T)ó. 

" 1f mé 50 "oíneAc, a tlifceÁijro, mAji if cú acá 
Ann; Aiúmgim An 511c ú*o. UuAit mA]\ ro." 

*Oo óonnuig An -otnUleAb^n 1 LeAcuAoib, a^u^ *oo 
•ónui-o jreAn aitiac a^ca fÁ *óém TTItnnif. T)'£é^c ] % é 
1 bjrur if CAÍt An An m&c&ine, A^uf Annpn do ninne 
An tfltnnir. T)ob' é yeo An ye&\\ vo b'Áitne *o'Á 
bpeACAit) rtht niAm, Di ]~é 6y cionn yé z^o^te <sn 

AÍjVOe, C1Ab-f0tc CArt)A A1]A, 1f 1^ttÓn X)í]\eAC yAT)A A1|1, 

pitin min caoL tnnci, ir poltÁi|\i y^inrm^e mnci ; *oi 
fúit foLurmAnA ÓAome ÓA|ACAnnACA Aige ; béóX c&n- 
Ait)e *olúic; pmeigín ceAnnAC Ain; ^niiAt) uMb|\eAÓ, 
a^u^ buif ne 'nA pttnc. ¥)\ ré caoI ]?Á íoccaji ir ceAnn 
yÁ uaccaji; ^UAitne jAif 51-015 AinAgti^ ctÁn occa con. 
T)o fín tTluinif a tám cu^e A5ur nu5 An peAn eite 
tnnúi Le cnob "oo bi tÁi"oin A*óóicin cum CAnb buite do 
co r5 . 



53 
"*Oia beAÚA at> plÁmue, Atfltnpip;" Ap peipeAt), 

" CUAÍAf glltt ÚÁnjAlf Ajl Alp." 

"go niAipin pbÁn, a tlipueÁifvo;" Ap An peAp eite, 
" cÁn^Ap ACjuigAt) ']\é\]\ a bAite, Agtif ip mop ah cacuj- 
a*ó *oo ctnp pé opm a ctop 50 pAbAip Ap "oo teiceAt)." 

"1p *oóca é, ip 'oócA é," Ap HipceApt) t)e bAppA, 
"acc ni ptnb beijeAp Aij}* ' 

" Ctnttimgi-o piAT> opc-pA Y A bppAmnc pop; cÁ ah 
ceAnn ppÁip Ann teip," Ap 1Tluipip. 

"Á!" Ap tlip ce&pt), " An ctnp émne eibe pgotbc 
Ann níop -ooimne 'nÁ mipe?" 

"Híop ctnp, <&5up ni ctnppeAp 50 bpÁc Apíp- 
ÚÁmi^ mAcftiiAg cum An cobÁip-oe bÁ pAoipe, buAib 
5AÓ -otnne aca bintbe *o'Á óboi-óeAtri Ap An bpbAopg 
pp<Mp tm, A511]" cípeÁ niAn 'nA n-oiAit> acc pm a pAib. 
bi ]?eAn aca, peAp bpeÁj; 'oeAbbpACAÓ beip : Si Alp- 
mi neAc, ip "0015 tiom, *oo b'eAt) é, Agup cÁmig pe^p^ 
Ai]\, ip *oo mionntnj pé nÁp bA be bpi§ t)o ^éA^ -oo 
ctnpip An niAn tm Ap An bpbAopg, acc jup beigip 
]TAob^n An cloiTnm An An jcloij^eAnn, Agup jup 
buAib x)tiine 615m eite a cub be ceAp-óp*o. SeAt), 
•o'pobMp 50 mbeAt) bptngeAn eA*opAinn, acu némcig 
■00 f eAn-01-oe i, Agup óuip pé -o'piACAib Ap An SiAip- 
mineAc ppiAn vo cup be n-A juc — ' Agup a t>tnne 
m'ÁpAnn/ An peipeAn l connApc pern An ^eAppAÓ pm 
•o'Á cup Y A P^ AO f5 PT^ 1 f« éineAHTiAc x)o pmne é, 
A^up T)Á mbeA*ó pé Annpo mom jeAbbAim *ouic 50 
pACAt) pé "óíom -oo pÍAOf^-pA *oo congbÁib ó pcoibc 
níop -ooimne 'nÁ pm *oo beic Ann/" 

"HlAipe, mo céA*o ^peAnn An c-ACAip UomÁp, oa 
t1iaic An f&Y upApgAipc vo bAinc Ap 'onme é pénn, t)Á 
5cni|^it)e Aip A^up -oei]\im é pm ó n-A éi*oeAt> AmAc/ > 
Ap HipceAp*o. 



54 



II. 



u Ccs htiAin *oo ^eobAinAoiT) nA bAi^rn tm t)0 
^eAt/Lyo t)thnn, a Thinjuf ?" 

"Hi 1 mbtiA*ónA ? 1-p bAoijAbAc, acu beif> ah 
6 T)|ionnÓ5 ' Anrif o fÁ ceAnn j\Áice. Uioc^ait) yé 'n-A 
peA^ pub&iL An coj\ yo 9 Agu-p me&ff Afi 511 j\ bACAÓ é 
Aj iA|\|AAit) *oéi|Ace ; acc ÍAb|A.\mAoif í 1 ^coja^: 
4 bíonn cbtiAf A-p An gcoitt.'" 

"TTIaic," A]i tlifceÁ|vo, " buAibpeArn teif." 

" CÁ bpntijA A|\ cí 5Ab6.1t Anoif?" Ap tTltnjuf. 

" Oc, ní £int ojim acu AtrifiAf fó|V' aja tlifceÁ|AT), 
" |AAÓAt) a' feicpnc IajaÍa CmntiiA]iA ; uÁ bÁif) Ai^e 

Liom, AJUf V^élT)1|A JO n'oéAnjTAT) fé CA]\AT)Af "00111, 

Da liióp An uubAifue 50 nt)eACAi*ó An *oÁ f Aig-oiúi^ úx) 
pÁ *óém mo cige. An bot^Ac oj\ca ! Oío*oaja a^ 
ciia^t)ac Ann^po Y Annftm. TDub^jAu teo nAÓ fiAib 
bitte nÁ a|mti im' Ú15, acc ÚA|\]\<Mn^ ceAnn ac& a 
cboi*óeAiti ; nocu An ife&\\ eite a ctoi-óeAtri teip, ^5^f 
nieAfAT)A|\ ia*o *oo fÁCAt) C|AÍom, flÁj\ "óeAf An gnó 
é? SgjieAT) mo t>ei i |\bfitif\. TlugA'p ):éin Afi cúL cmn 
i><f\ An pAiybin -pAij^oiu-p a, Aguf aj\ bAic a ttitnnít A|v 
An meAbbóig eite, Agu^ A'oirmignn 511^ gojArtngeAf 
1AT) A5 ^AbÁib *oíob A|\ a céite. T)ei|iceA|\ tiom nAÓ 
bptnt Aicne nÁ újVlAbfAA aj *ounie aca, A^uf 50 bjrtnt 
AJAi*ó An pj\ eite boicúe A-p ]reAt) a fAojAit." 

'"Oob' otc An obAi|\ í/' a^v tTliiijuf. 

" *Oob' obc, á \y xdóca ; cáúa]a im' *óiait) 50 T)iAn 
Anoi-p, acc mÁ ^A^Ann émne T>e'n bei-pu bÁ]% bei*ó- 
jreAfi níof *oéme Ap mo cí. UÁ, rno^ Axmbó^c, f ajaj* 
bÁi*óe aj; An 1a^La biom, 51*0 nAc bptnb pmnn ionn- 
CAOibe A^ATn Af, ^gu^p b'-péi-oip 50 5Cui|vpeA*ó 'pé C0|^5 



55 

beip An -ocójunjeAcc po. CtnnceAn món-fuim 1 
n-AnAtn f Aig-oiúnA, acc *oa mbAT) 6i|ie^nriAc bocc vo 
beAt) 1 gconcAbAinc bÁif\ meApMtn nAc mbeAt) a beic- 
éiT) pn vo btiAbAt) bAf triAn ge^bt Ain." 

Leip pn "oo Ú115 tlipceÁtvo cnufbóg cum pAbbA ha 
coibte; buAit pé te&c-bÁm Ain, Agiif Ú115 bAOic-béim 
AmAc An An mbócAn. 

" 1f lon^AncAc é a búc/' An H1uinif , A^tip ónom 
yé A|1 Aijvoe An ^aIía t>o comAf. 6Í Á! CAi*oé peo?" 
An feipeAn. CuaIaix) ye pcoAn CApAibb ^guf ^ 1U 5 
triAncAi j. 

" SeAf , a méinbij; cÁ t?tnb beinue pAigtntnn o|\c, 
Agtif géibb 1 n-Ainm An niog." 

" SeA^ccA'D," An tlifceÁtro 1 ngtic Ánr>, "acc ^y í mo 
cómAinbe *óuic, a tnobmAnAij, jAn ueAcc im' gcnne." 

T)o nocc An c-oipgeAc a cboi*óeAm — *oeinci 50 
nÁib pé com hAicibbTóe 511^ bAin yé nA cnAipí Ap 
CApói^ An pn cboi*óim t)o Vire&nfA 'p& ceAnncAn "o'Á 
Am-oeóm 1 n-Aimpn comónrAip, ^5^f 5&n cnneAT) ^y 
b|\Aon jrobA X)o X)onuAt). 

Sitm é An jreAtt *oo toí a^ *oéAnAm A|\ tlip:eÁ|VO Ajjuf 
5 An Aige-feAn be n-A copvmc pern acc b&uA *onoigin. 

" A 1li nA bpeAnc," An Ultnpp, " cÁ *oeineAt) be 
RipreÁjvo, acc n&cA*o cum a conjj&ncA/' Aguf 'o'péAc 
1 hyuy ip cAbb be h-AjjAit) tnnbipe caca "o'trAJAib. 
Hti^ yé 'nA jb<Mc An pifÁn pnnnpeói^e, acc ní prn&c- 
fA*ó jjóa^a T)iAnmAX)A 11 í T)uibne Ap a piéAtiiAib í 
peo. Ú115 yé iAnn&cc aia cnAoib "oo bppeA'ó, acc bí 
p pn pó-pjm ; Agup pÁ -óeineAT) vo ppieAb yé A]i 
bÁcAin ^An Apn 'nA bÁnii 'nÁ pú cboice Aige be n-A 
CAiceAm beip An oipgeAc. 

"ÍIa ^éibb 50 *oeo t)ó, a tlifreÁint). Ctntiwijj a^ 
JAi^e^-ó -oo pnn^eAn." 



56 

bí pinjevYO 5wi]\e An An oipgeAÓ, A^uf é atj 
ycwcwmc 50 5éA|\ ponAiriAT)AC An tlipceÁjvo, ^neirn 
A]\ a cLoTóeAiri Aije, Ajur béAÍ An eic ciaija cucai^ 
teAU-yopgAibce, cÍAon '11 a ititiméAt, a cbtiArA 'n& 
pe&fAth, Agiíf a pinte Ag nmnce. Oí tlipueÁjvo aja 
toe&ftjj-tÁfi An bócAin, 5|\enn An trieA'óón a bAUA Aige, 
a t)éAÍ T)Lúicce, pAob&n An a piAcbAib, fAJAinu 'nA 
yintib, Agur 501c Ain. 

"bog bneÁg!" An An c-oipgeAÓ, A^ur ÚU15 An 

r-esNc ciAn é. 'Óntnt) ré be n-A gbúnAib é, Ú115 An 

c-eAÓ pnAp-béirn pÁ *óém tlirceÁinx); cnotn An mAj\- 

cac a ceAnn cum nA rntnnge; connAinc ITItnnir 

TAicneAiri An cLoi*ónri A|\ nór cuaij\ bArnAÓ; con- 

HAinc ré bAUA RirceÁin*o ór cionn a ctnn; ciíaI/Aix) 

fé fuirj; An cboitnrh unit) An Aen; éonnAinc ré 

téim TlirceÁint) 1 beAúc&oib, Agur cuAÍAit) pé pttAitn 

a bmble, ní An pAobAn An cLoit)itri, acc aj\ óúb An 

ctovoitíi; connAinc ré An c-eAc rneAn Ag CArA*ó An 

a coi]^; connAinc ré téim eibe; cuaIai-ó -pé piiAirn 

An bAUA An con po An ÚAob An cboitmn; connAinc 

re tÁrh cnpgij A5 búbA*ó be cnémeAcc btnbbe 

corAnuA tlirceÁin*o, A^ur, 51*0 jun fAoib fé jjun 

béim An u-eAÓ cuúAig cAn ceAnn tlirceÁinx), níon 

léim, triAn *oo cnom peireAn é pém, Aguf 'oo pneAb 

ré Ar An c-rbige; acc nuAin 'oo cí An u-eAÓ Ag 

p^emneAt) ÚAinir, cAr An bACA óorii ciug be ppbAnc, 

0.511^ buAil>GA*ó An c-oi]:i^eAC 1 gcúb An cmn. Uójjat) 

&r An -oiAbbAic é beir An mbuibbe pm, Ajup caiú- 

eAt) é 'nA pbeirc caja cluArAib An CApMbl. SeAr 

An cApAbb corri rocAin Le ^AbbÁn pléibe; nit 

ITItnnir pÁ *óém An 01^1515; nion ctnn reireAn co|A 

1 ^coi^p 'nÁ bÁnti *oe, mAn bí cúb a cmn bnipce 'n-A 

bnú^jAn. fóí An c-oi^igeAÓ An a bÓAb ip An a 



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AgAit) Ap An mbóúAp; pug THtnpip Ap bónA CAp- 
óij^e Aip, ip -o'iompuig pé Ap pleAp^ a -ópomA é. 

''11í pint 5105 Anrl, ,, Ap peipeAn. 

"beAnnAcc T)é be n-A AnAm," Ap ílipceÁpx), 
Agiip cnomA'OAp Ap&on Ap a n^túnAib 1 n-Aice An 
•otnne riiAipb. 

'O'éinig ITIinpip Via pe&pAm; pin pé a Látti cum 
UipueÁip-o. 

"Tlmmp comp&c longAnuAc," An peipeAn. 

" Cónip<MceAnn An ppAiincAc Ap pon a AnmA/' An 
An peAp eite. 

" Á ! cim 50 bptnt pint ope," Ap tT1ui|\ip. 

" Oc, ní pu' 1 bio]AÓ,n é; ip *oóca gup pteAmnuig An 
cloit)eAtTi Ap An mbAUA rriAp pAJAim 50 bjrtnt pgeAt- 
bóg *oe'n cpoiceAnn "oem' búi*oín." 

" Cat) *oo 'óéAnpAm beip An gcopp po Anoip?" 

" 130 ctnUleAp a cboixbeAm 50 h-Ái|\iúe, A^up bem 
gé A^Am beip," Ap tlipceÁpt), "Agup pÁgpAmAoi-o é 
pém ip a cApALt Annpo. bem peAp Ap a ctmpipg 
50 tiiAÚ, 5 An AtripAp, rriAp CÁ An puA^At) ÍApmtii^ op 
mo ci-pe." 



III. 



" éipc ! cboipim pocpAtn c<ypAtb Ap t)poiceAX) nA 
^CAp^A," Ap tTltnpip. Cuip ílipceÁpt) ctuAp Aip 
pém. 

(i Acaoi ceApc, a "DAtcA," Ap peipeAn. 

"bímíp Ap piubAb," Ap tTltnpip. 

" bei'óeA'o-pA A5 *optn*oim tiom, acc bí-pe a^ -out 
a bAibe." 

4í flí pÁgpAX) cupA, a tlipceÁip*o, mAp cÁim com 



58 

cionncAÓ teAC ; jiuopngeA^ cú cum caúa, Ajtif *oá 
mbeAt) K\ua a^ahi bemn Leo 1 ÚAob An uain ú-o." 

"tHcró cu\Ul AgAc, a twine m'ÁnAnn. tlí beAjj 
50 bj.witim-'pe aj\ mo conneAt), Agu-p^An ctifA'oobeic 
iTif An ^thg^ji cévVonA bet)' coib pern." 

<í 1léi*ócéoc<NmAoix) An ceifc pn aja bAbb; nic 

beAC," A|\ 1l1ui]Mf. 

P]\eAbAT)A|\ A|\Aon ijxe&c 'p& coibb ^guf ni ctnrge 
bícroAn pobmjue nne&fj; tiA jqiAnn 'nÁ gun cuAb<yoAfi 
^coc Aipm. 

"Á ! fAoileAf 50 robeicme 'n-Án n*oiAit> 50 CAp- 
A1-Ó ; An bpiiL eobAf íia gc&fÁn ajac?" An tTltmAif. 

" UÁ A1Cne AJAm A|A £AC 1?Albb Aglip pbtlAlf 

A^ur c^Ann 1 ^Cnoc Utnpc ; if mime -oo beAnAf An 
cAippiAt) iuisVÓ imeAfs tIA "OCU^UOg fo, acc ni ftllb 
fiú gunnA AgAm be beAÚ-bbiAt)Ain Anoip. *Oo 

ClUfieAp UAHn é nUA1]\ T)0 CtlAbAf 50 ]1Alb AtTinAf 

onm ; acc if beAg An m<Mc *óom é.'V 

ÚAnttMn^ pé f5^n *oub Ap a cj\iop, 'o'iomptnj pé 
i^ceAÓ imeApg ^ 5 CA ri* A1 5 ^S^p j:Á ^eAnn nóimiu 
bí ré be coif ITItnpip Anír. 

"tlí £uib Aon ní*ó 1*0' bÁim," aji pé. "£05 An 
cbeic-Aibpín feo ; b'féiDin 50 'oceAfcóÓA'ó pí uaic 
bÁiú]\eAc ; cuAÍAf CAf acc -pi|A ; rÁ eóbAi"óe éi^m aca 
^eACAf p Ai5*oiúi}\, acc tinjmíp mp An pAicni§ po 50 
póit beA<^, A^ur ]:A11\eócAmA01'0. ,, 

T)o buijeA*oA|\ rriAn a p&bA'OAn. 

1p ^Aipio 50 -ocÁinig beinc pAigt)iui|AÍ An An 
^cArÁn A|A a n-A^Ait) AmAC ; p|\eAb ceAnn aca aji 
rhullAÓ ^Aibbe, A^np -o'féAC pé cim'eAbb Ain. ttuj; 
1lirceÁ]\T) go t)occ An T>o|An-cúb a cloi*óim — cboi'óeAm 
An 011:1515 mAipb, — ^S^f -o'tréAC pé 50 míoÚAicneAriiAÓ 
^■p ^n pAit-múip. 



59 

"11Á cuin con *ojou ; ní f-eice&nn pé pioc •conn/' 
An tTltnnir. 

Ctnn An p Ai5*oiúin gtóvOt) Án*o Ar Ajur "o'pne&^Ain 
An rcoc Ainrn ó'n mbóÚAn é. 

" CÁ|i §<sb Á}\ n-eóUvme ?" aja ré, 1 mOéAnbA. 

"T)An tno bÁitft," An An cec\nn eibe, "bí ré Annro 
ó ói&nAib, Ajur acá -pé wicigce rriAn *oo fttngpeAt) 
An uAÍAtri é, Agtir auá mo cLoi*óeATri-'pA Ag An mbiú- 
e&trinAc beir." 

*0'ipéACAX)An 1 bpur ir cAbb, nic peAn aca rriAn 
fo Agtir peAn rriAn ptm. Sgemn 'otnne aca An Air 
An c&rÁn fUAf, A^iif An p eAn eibe be f ÁnAit> ; acc 
> o , pbbeA > OAn Anír cum nA p Aibte. 

" Dí Án 5cuai|vo 1 n-AifoeAn/' An fiAt>-rAn ; " 50 
niAnbAif) An ÓAon peAn nA *oéince." 

bí TDtnnir Ag cun nA púb cníocA, Agttr bí ceAnn 
aca cótii cónigAnAÓ *oo ftirceÁnt) ^un rheAf yé pneAb- 
At) Via fmtie Agur é cn&r^Ainc te n-A cboi*óeArh, 
acc 50 n*oubAinc tHtnnif beir poig-oe *oo beiú Ai^e. 

pÁ -óeineAt) lo'itricigeAOAn An cArÁn ríor A5 rmon- 
cAinc be cQibe, *oume aca aj^ cun An irnbbeÁm aji 
An n"otiine eibe, Ajur fÁ ceAnn nóimiu c&imj; CÚ15- 
eAn nó peireAn eibe An a pÁb&ib. 

^'iomptng tlirceÁjvo An a beAÚ-tnbbmn, A^iir cia 
biiAibfeAt) 'nA commb acc ^eAn beAg -ononnAÓ An a 
óon-jpub mr An nAicni j. 

"TTIónA "bib," An An ^eAtt beAg. 

T)o teAÚ a fúibe An RirceÁnt). 

" T)An mo bAirceA*ó," An tTlvnnir, " ip é An 
"Ononnóg auá Ann." 

"1r mé 50 -oíneAc," An An peAn beA^ ; " bu&ib 
oipjeAÓ Y a buit>eAn biotn be héinje An bAe. 
'O'iAnnAr T)éinc Ain, acu feAn bonb ip eAt> é, Agnp 



6o 

ótlljl yé clonoeArh tem' fgópnAig. 'bíot) t)o jaoja 
aj;au/ aia feipeAn, 'bÁr* nó cpeoineAcc ! UÁ Aicne 
a^v\c A|\ éAfÁnAib Crime Utnpc ; rnÁ peicimí*o tÁn 
pút *oe ttirreÁnx), jeobAin r/éinín/ T)o cnomAf An 
ÁiueArh aaja ^unAb í An onóce An c-Am *oo b'peÁpn 
cum An jnócA rm x)o "óéAnArh, A^ur* cAin^eAf a 
CAbAinc 1 tc\ÚAin 1lir*ceÁi]A*o 1 rneAt)ón nA hoit)ce 
Anocc, Ag^f jeAtÍAim t>uiu nÁ nACAi'ó yé r-tÁn aja Air*.'' 

touAib An *0 norm 05 bAf An a ceAcnArhAin Agup 
cofntnj -pé aja "ópAnncÁn ir An thion-jÁini'óe 50 
mei-óneÁc. 

" bí An c-cnpgeAC An rntnn CApAitb Agtif a 
btnt)eAn A5 coirmeACC. 5 e ^^ A f *°ó 5° t>c<MfbeÁn- 
fAinn An CArÁn beAÚAn *o'Á bui*óm, acc 50 nAÓAinn 
1 b pot ac uaca '^a coitt. ifleAVtAf é mA]\ pn, An 
c-AmA*oÁn bocc. TDubAnc teir 50 iAMb pttiAir* r:Á bur. 
eApMj Cniiic Utnnc ^un jnÁÚAc te ílir*ueÁ|\-o *out 
cum r*UAin mnci, Agur* 50 ngeobArriAoir 'n-A cool<vó 
é; acc 50 mbeAT) onóin nA ^Ab^lcA Ai^e-peAn ArhÁm. 
'SeAf) ! cAr \é An a coir* t/éir* ojADtngce *oo ÚAbAinc 
•o'Á btnt)in ntro *oo x)eÁnArh onrn-fA, Agur beió pAt) 
oit>ce Anocc ajatti 'rV CAfÁn cuniAng concAbAinceAc. 
beAt) ]?ém Agur An c-oipgeAÓ 1 -ouopAÓ An bÁnn 
eAfAig Cntnc Utnnc ; jeobAT) teAÚrgéAb te "oub 1 
teAÚCAOib, cAb^nr/At) con *oo'n peAn -oeinit), cuicpt) 
-peipeAn 1 -gcommb An pn An a béAÍAib — cÁ fé 1 
gcuitiAcc temb An gníorh ^Air^i/ó -peo *oo -óéAnAiii — 
A^ur* -pbeATTinócAró An btnóeAn ú*o cóa*o cpoig nó 
níop mó. 5 eA ^ Aim ^ 1 ^ ^ ctnnpt) fé ^ArínAbtiAic 
onrn-r-A orp^eAC Saxatiac ^jjur a *ónoc-btnúeAn *o'Á 
mbjAu^At) if "o'Á mbAf^At) be r/Aibt rhóin Cnuic 
Uni]AC. Con^Aib An cboróeArh 50 bpibbeAt), a 
rhu1]A1r. ,, 



6i 

" Ó, T)ia linn !" An TlipceÁfvo, u 'oob' feÁfm Liom 
cotnnAC beo 50 ^eAnArhAiL fAobpAÓ 'nÁ iat) x>o ÓAic- 
eAiii te fAilL triAn pn An nóp beAÚAt)Ac aLLua." 

" A^ur ca*o eiLe iat)?" A|t An "Ononnój;, "mo 
cntiAj trión tú, a TtirceAitro! beit) An tnéi-o rm *oe 
HAini-oib éineAnn imájce, Agur ij\ cumA Liom-rA 
c<vmé An cuniA 50 n-imceocAm fiAD. Dí bneir jreAji- 
attiIacu ir onónA ir cnuAije cnoi"óe Le h-éineAnn- 
A15 A5 córnnAC teif nA xn'oÍAtTinAig feo, Agtir ACA 

A fUMl Ain. *Oo btlA'ÓA'Ó Afl T1A héineAmiAlj A^UT 

'conÁc fAin au n& nómreAÓAib boccA. Hí f\Aib 
^LiocAf 'nÁ peAÍb a n*oóicm ionncA; acc geAbb&im 
T)uic 50 bptnb jreAn Annfo x)0 cóirinAiceócAi*ó nA 
S&xmiai§ feo An peiLL te n-A n-únbAiríb fém." 

Lei^ RirceÁjro ornA*ó. T)'£éAc An Tínonnó^ Ain. 

" *OÁ rnbe<vó CA]Vb buite An cí "oo riiAnbcA •] ^An 
A5AU acu t)o *óóinne, -oéAnfÁ beir, ' Ó, j?An 50 £ÓiL 

50 b^Áff A1t) A"ÓA|ACA Onm-fA, nó cLtlAr A Y At)A, A^Ur 

Annrm, a ÚAinb, a b^cnj, cnoi-oimír be n-A céile 
^An bunc^i-pce.' " 

" T3Á mbeAt) ajau acc bACA 'onoigm, An 'ocnoit)- 
peÁ te -peAn cloitnrii ? " aja THtnnir. 

"tTlo cneAc ! " An An 'O^onnóg, a níon óÁr "oom, 
Agtif An *ononn fo onm ; acc t)o *óéAnj?Ainn An cum a 
eiLe é, Y^ r in > *°° "óé^npAmn ríc Leir *o'Á Ain-oeóm, 
irieAtLpvmn a ctoit)eAni uait), Aj;ur "oo bAinpnn a 
ceAnn 'oe. 1r peÁnn cnoi-o te hmcmn J nÁ 5é<s5Aib. ,> 

4í> Oo tiiAinb tlipceÁno An u-oipigeAÓ úd." 

" Á ! CAit)é pn ajau 'Á nÁ*ó ? ,J An An T)nonnÓ5. 

4Í An -pininne^ aja TDuinir. 

u 1TlAife, a tlifceÁinx), bí An bouún 1 ^cótn- 
ntnt)e opc. TlÁn b^eÁnn mónf ei-peA|\ 'oo beiú niAnb 
AgAm-fA 'nÁ Aon ceAnn AThÁm AgAC-fA. tlc ! uÁ 



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neApc An *oaiiti ic-nnAC, acc mncteAcc An §é. Caic- 
ye.vo beic An pubAt, nó ní bAinpeAt) gé a]xa f ud." 

l^eip pn *oo -pgemn -pé uaca te cops con. 

"UÁ •onoc-yuA'OAn pAOi put)/' An ftipceApt). 



IV. 

ui An IDnonnóg 1 ^Citt-Áipne aj CAinc te ceAnn- 
unnAit) An Ainm, Agtip *oeóp 'nA f int. 

" CAitteAp An 'oiiAif bpeÁj ú*o X)o geAtt An 
c-oipgeAc *ooin ; aóc ní hé pn AthAm acá aj 501UU 
eAt) oprn. tli mop An nit) é pn -peACAp An bÁp 
obAnn *oo pUAitt An -pe<vp Áttnnn " — *oo pt fé *oeop 
eite. 

"faí Aicne ajac Aip?" An An ceAnn-upipAit). 

" Di 50 *oiAn-niAiú, acc ní hé pn An pAt) é, acc 
■oo jeAÍÍAp *oó An p5popAX)óin út) T)o j&bÁit, ntm ip 
punnp 50 teóp 1 n-uAini a -piiAin." 

Seo A5 cup 'p A 5 cuiceArii te n-A óéite An beipc, 
ceAnn-npnAit) An Aiprn aj cuniAitc a óui"o -péApóige, 
A 5 ftniiAmeAt), A5 cup put '*p A ' tAtAth Agup a}\ 
iiAipib aj mpucAX) nA IDponnoi^e 50 teAc-AtftpApAC, 
teAú-ionncAoibeAC ; acc eipeAn £An •oiiAinc Aip, 50 
rnÁntA mín, aj CApjAAnj; t)eitbe uattia Cnuic Utnpc 
te n-A t)ACA Ap\ jAimtii An bocAin ; Ajup Anoip ip 
Apip aj biiAtAt) a t)Á triéAp *oeipe An 'óeÁpiAmn a 
bAipe cté, Agup A5 cAúpAnc 50 ^ÓAp-mncteAc Ap An 
j^AnnuppAiT). 

£Á 'óeipeA'ó 'o'utritiiij An 'Oponnóg t>ó, Ajtip t>o 
cAp pé Ap a coip. ftí Acpn jAt) ^núipe Aip, 1 n-ionA*o 
nA jceAnnAijce mÁntA mAcÁncA *oo cuip fé Aip pém 
A 5 npAJAtt teip An jceAnn-tipnAit) ; bí jjpuAim Aip, 



63 

bí a 'ÓÁ pbtnc ptngue ipueAc, bí *opAnn gpÁnnA Aip, 
bí poVlÁifií a p póriA cp<ypiiijce itiaja t)0 beAt) cptnrii 
'gÁ "ococtif, Ajuf ppb&nc 'n-A ji<yÓApc. 

Í( Á," Ap peipeAn, " ip ge^p-cuipeAC An buACAitt 
An CApuAom, acc bAinpeA*o-pA téim Ap Anocc nÁfi 
tug pé a LeicéiD ó ÍAecib a tÁTrlACÁ1r^. ,, 



V. 

13í geóm Ajjup ^teó a$ n& héAnAib 1 ^Cnoc 
Utnpc, An ton'oub a$ ÁiceAtti aja An SCiAjApAig, An 
ppmeoigin bfitnnn-*oeAf\5 aj unpeAp te T)iAijmiín 
-piAbAÓ, pocÁm nA mbeAnn Ag potuAiriAin óp cionn 
tiA gcjiAnn, Agiip An copA-cú x/a cAncAin A5 cottnjA 
nA coitte. 

"1p bjAeÁj é, beic A5 éipceAcc teo," Ap tTluiinp. 

lÉ 1p bjveájj," a]a tlipceÁpt), "A^tip Ap bAÍb niiAip 
•oo beix) -piAT) 'tiA fUAn, ní ctoippip 5 10 5 acc AtiiÁin 
gtó|\ nA ppucÁn, Ajtip eAfAÓ Cntnc Utnpc a$ cuj\ 
opnAit>e Ap be méi*o a fAOÚAifi. t)o co'otAp An 
cpeAccrriAin peo §Ab ÚApAinn corii puAnriiAp mp An 
liAith peo pÁ bun An eAfAij ip t)Á mbemn 1 beAb- 
ATó ctthrii." 

"Tlí putÁip 50 jctnppeAt) An peAp rrntbueAc ú*o 
AijneAp o|\Ainn Anocc?" 

"ílí '0015 tiom é," A|A tT)ui|Aip, " acc A]A a fon pn 
pém, ní cóip -oúmn *otib a ccvoL&t) póp. UÁ pé pitm 
píoctTiAp, Agup ip bAogAÍAc 50 b'ptnb pé peAttcAc, 
acu ní ptut pé Afi tno úí-pe 'nÁ Ap r>o cí-pe. Acc mÁ 
ctnpeAnn pé poitrie nA pAi5*oitnj\í *oo ÚAbAipc Annpo, 
bAin An cttiAf 'oíom 50 nt)éAnpAit) pé é." 

"CA1X)é An fA§Ap CU1T1ACCA AUÁ Al^e?" 



6 4 

"flí *opomeAcc 'nÁ -oiAbtAiiDeAcr auá Ai^e, aóc 
•oo róeAtXf at> fé An cnÁrii Af "onAnn-OAt An rriA-onA. 
11 í fACAf niAiii a ieicem be gbiocAf ; acu uÁim 
eAglAc 50 "ocAbAf f ait> fé eAf^Aine *Oé ojiAmn. 1f 
rnón é a jne&nn -o'éinmn ; acc if mó é a fUAÚ x>o 
Saxaih; A^uf gibé coin bA ctuiAi£iriéite, ní ctiinpeAT) 
fí 5A]vpó/buAic ai]a 1 -ocneó 50 bptngeAt) fé An buAit>." 

" Á, if conuAbAipueAC An u-Ainirn*óe é," Af 
HirceÁfo, " Ajur rnÁ cÁ éipge aitiac be beiú A^Ainn, 
•oo b'i>eÁn]A At; An crbige é. tTlAn fin fém, ní 
bf ajahti boóc ai]a rriAn jeAÍb An An bpiiAÚ tm — auá 
An ^nÁc fm c)\eit)eAirmAC 50 beón — acc ní rriAiú biotn 
An cnoit>e feAbbuAc neAiri-cATOeAC." 

" Tlí cbtnnirn f ocóX uaic ; cÁmAOiD nó-córhjAnAÓ 
Wn eAr fo. *OnuiT)imír AtriAC fÁ'n mbÁn. ,> 

" UÁ f é m' Am co*ob&uA, Á1Í1. UÁ ctnbeAnn CAp- 
Aibb A5 fÁf A|\ tinbÁn nA 1i-iiaitia, Aj;tif ponnAtiióin 
An a uAobAib, A^ur berniíx) cotri cbuúriiAn mnci be 
•onecnbín 'riA neA*o." 

" SiubAit one, mAn fin," aji tHtnnif. 

\y\ tlifceÁfo 'nA cnAp cooIaua bÁiúneAÓ, acc 
níon cinu néAÍ Af lflinnif. ITIeAf fé 51111 ctiAbAi*ó 
fé coifcénn úotriAifeAc feAn n~Ainrn. Ctnn fé ctnAf 
Aif fém, acu ní nAib Ann acc reoÚA bmn nA fnutÁn. 
pÁ -óein e<vó *oo btiAit fé a bn&c Aif, Agup feo aitiac 
f Á'n jcoibb é. 

X)\ tiA coibbce 'tia fUAn Ajiif ^An Aon ní*ó A5 
b]MfeA*ó ciúmif nA h-omce, ach fiiMm An eAfAig. 
1í)iiAib An feAf fiiAf An cAfÁn fÁ ajait) An cntnc. 
SeAf fé inAn a fAib con-búb mf An gcAfÁn óf 
cionn An eAfAij, Aguf 'o'féAC fé fíof Ann. bí 
fAibb fbeATTiAin tn'feAÓ Ann 1 ngoifeAcc cfoije x>ó, 
Aguf tÁintg cniceAgÍA aiji. 



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"Aon utnpbeAt) AiriÁm, Aon céim AtriAm 1 leAÚ- 
uAoib," Ap peipeAn, " A^uf *oo 'óé&npvi'óe bbot)A *oe'n 
cé -co ctnupeA*ó bei. 1p tiAúbÁpAÓ An bApgAT) \, A^u-p 
níop tti<mú Liom An teótriAn btnle *oo cuicim beip An 
pptmc peo." 

"éipc!" a|a peipeAn beip pém, "pAoiteAp gup 
cuAÍAf coipTóe&cc." 

TTéipc pé 50 pAipeAÓ. CtJAtMt) pé rn<sp a beAt) 
mioncboc 50 rnbu&itpit)e ppe&c tnpúi, Ajjup 50 gctnp- 
pit> e A5 tmpAipc Ap An zjCApÁn pop í irneApj; nA 
nt)tJibteAbAp n*opeoigce. Ctnp pé a ctuAp be caIa™. 
Opp p^peAt) AiTiAc Ap ciúmeAp nA h-cnt)ce, A^up 
bAin pi mAC aVIa Ap nA cnocAib. t^ú§ UAtrmAc 
bpónAC eite, inAp 'oo beAt) beAnb T)'Á bpú§AT>, Ajup 
-o'Á trubbeAt), A^tip Annpm mionnA peAp peApjAc. 

ppeAb pé be pAnAm pA *óéin nA h-UArhA, acu bi 
tlipceÁpx) a^ Á béAb Ajiip a 6boi*óeAtTi 'n-A tÁirii Aige. 

" Ap Aipigip Aon nró?" 

" T)'Aipi jeAp. UÁÚAp cu^Ainn. CÁ bptnb mo 
cboif)eAiri ? " Ap Tfltnpip — *o'p^5 ^ TDponnóg 'oÁ 
cboi*óe<ym Áibne aca. 

tlic An beipc peAp aitiac Ap An ^cApÁn. 5 1 *° 50 
p<yib An 01-óce ^An éApgA, bí pí péAÍuAnnAÓ, ajuj 
conncAT)Ap Ap píop-pAobAp An rhubbAij btnt)eAn 
peAp. 

"Ueicirníp," Ap tTltnpip. 

"tlí úeiceócAtn," Ap tlipceÁpx) ; " cÁ An T)ponnÓ5 
Ann/' Agtip beig pé péin biúg Ap -oo rhúpgtócAT), 
beA^nAó, nA rriAipb». 

"tlotú-ú, *optiiT)it) Ap gctib ó'n ppbmc," Ap 
peipe<vn, acc bA beA^ An rriAiceAp *oó é. 1p puApAÓ 
nÁp cuic An cboi*óeAtri Ap a jLaic nuAip *oo cuaÍai'ó 
pé p^peAt) obAnn uAtimAc, A^tip connAipc pé peAp 

E 



66 



&5 p|\eAbA*ó inf ah AejA, Aguy ye^n eile te béic 
% iu\ t)K\u'). A^tif ye&]\ cite yó\\ 

ÚÁnng pj^nniAAt) an an tnbei|\c £eAn ^5 l1 f *oo 
ceiceA"OAN, acc bénn An bumeAn AniiA-p An CA-pÁn 
pÁ n-A n*oém, pee jreAn aca aj uaiIL if Ag -ppAÍpAX) 
rrnonnA mórux, A5 pucAit) te btnte feiNg, Aguf corn 
miAnAtriAit cum potA te pAotcom. Oi An cAfÁn 
cumAnj, Ajup fNéAtriA c|\Ann aja a uneAttAib. Dí 
1l1uiNip 1 -ocofAc, Agtif ÚU5 ítipceÁrm teAc-ftnt can 
a jiiAtAinn. Leip fin, x>o bu<yit pé b&NN a coipe 
a]a fjtéirii Agtif *oo cine fé A|\ a cajan 1 n-Áijvoe. 
P|\eAb -pé A|\ a cot\&-jiub Agtif caic fé é fém 1 
teAccAoib 1 n-Ain, than bA tn&n í An coin, Agup bi 
innn *oÁ bAigneic cunca Y A bÁCAin gufv cuic pé. 
IIíon pcA*o nA pj\ , óeir\iT> — níop b't:éiT)it\ beó cofg — 
Agtip *oo ciomÁineA*oArA be pumneAtti nA pin copAig 
be pÁnAit). 'O'éitAig 5<vib ip gAifgeAt) tlirxeÁitvo 
teif An bpeAÍb x)o rvmneA*ó ain. *Oo cug fé tuiAjAT) 
if tuiacan 'n-A n^oiAit) ir 'n-A n*oiAi*ó if 'n-A meApg, 
Agnr *oo cionnpgAm yé an a n-AccumAT) Agup an a 
n-éinteAó. T)o cAfAT)An an a pÁtAib 50 bor\b 
p'ocrhAN, rnnne oip^eAc 05 iAtA]\&cc Afi a ngté&f 
ir a gcotAnJAt) ; acc -pub a |i<yib An t)ANó< pocAt Af 
a béAb *oo pgcntc 1Tluir\if a pt&ops 50 caiVc-at). 

'O'iompuijeA'OAn aj\ ttltnrnf, 50 meAfbAtAc ajj 
ciiiciin 1 jcommb a céite. SAoiteA*OA)A 50 j\Aib 
ptiiAJ 'jjá gcorhnAC, acc bA ÓAtmA '-p bA ótifoe 
eipeAn cum jneAf *oo buAtAt) be ctoi*óeArh. tlíoft 
b'é An peAr\ tlifceApit) cum pAittige x)0 cAbAinc 
•oo'n bj?óinicm po, A^up bA UAcbÁp ac a fAAon mAt)mA 
A^uf a béim mAnbcAc. Acc Aon ní*ó ArhÁm, níon 
pÁ^A-ó 'ri-A mbeACAit) "oe'n buit)in btnnb pn acc 
bei|Ac x)o nic be n-A n-AnAm<Mb A-p CAfÁn An Áin, 



6 7 

"An bpmt cú goncA, a ifltniup, a §^ 1>ó É 1 ^?" 
aji 1lipceÁivo. 

" 06, ní pú bionÁn é ; *oo meAú tno óteAp cop AnuA 
An UAin peo AmÁm "oenV pAogAl, Ajup auá fgníob 
beAg An m'tnttmn *óeip." 

4< 5t AeA>OA ^ ) cugAib, An bptntcí 'nbAn mbeAcAi*ó, 
a AtriA'oÁnA?" An 511c ó bÁ]in nA pptmce, Agup cia 
p eót^AT) AniiAf cuca acc An *Ó|AonnÓ5 50 pt&n pocAin. 

" beinim-pe tiAig juta bjieÁg An téim *oo Ú115 ah 
ceAnn-uniiAiT) pm Agti^ a beinc peAt)mAnnAc An a 
cúÍAib! A tlipceÁifvo, a 'óaÍua, ní úAbAnpA*o rrnonn, 
ip ní "óéAntrAt) eAfgAme, rnAfi A*oein An peAnfocAÍ 
go bpAJAnn An mA-mm a jume cum í pém vo 
•óAiriAinu, acc ctnjup An bocún a|\ An ngnó po. 
ÚugAp -pAbA*ó *óíb ; btiAibeAf bÁtin coipe An ppAb- 
Aib An ÓAfÁm Anoip ip Apíp, Agup pceAÍtAp y&n 
gcoitX i<vo — bí ptnt AgAtn 50 mbeA'ó tTltnnip ÍAf- 
muij, 51X) 50 mbeAt) tlipceÁp*o 'nA cot/Io^." 

TVpéAC tlipceÁfto Aip 50 neAmctimAnnAc, Agup 
meAp TTIuinif Aquigo/o *oo cuj\ a|\ An gcomnÁt). 

" CuAÍAmAii tiAibt míonÁ'oúnúA éigm." 

" Á, cu<xtAbAin, An eAt) ?" *oo pÁit) An TDjionnog, 
5 An cobg, 5 An cÁim. 1p bAogAÍAc 511 n t)úip5 An 
uaiUI pm TLipceAtvo. CtnneAf pAmnuéAn ^ponti jenrp- 
piA*ó um cnÁúnonA. CtnneAp pÁm' pAttumg é 50 
clttcmA^, A^up nApg An a béAÍ, Agtif An rrTpAt- 
Ltnnjj-fe gup b'é pn An btiAÓAiVl cum p^bAT) 
CAbAi|\c uAit). SgAoibeAp An nApg *oe óp ciorín 
An eApAig, cugAp trnouóg t)o'n biopÁnAc, pmneAp 
cptíncA *oíom pém óum teigeAn onm gun p AUAiteAp 
Ati ptm éigm. 11í c|Aei*opeÁ é, a Thinnip, acc bí 
TfAJAp mncbeACCA Ag An gceAnn-upnAit) tm, mAfi 
CÁ fio^ AgAm 50 fiAib x>poc-ionnc^oib Atge ApAm. 



68 



11íoj\ jÁlxvó T>Am An meATD fro do T)éAnAm, Acr ctnn 
)t&b&T) t)GA|\bc& ca1)ai]\u 'oíb. Hac niAic *oo "óíob 
Uirce^nt) in é ca]\ éir mo ctnt) uniobbói*oe, be 11 -a 
Ibéic ! 11 í n&bAr ubbArii 1 5Cóiiiai]a ha liArriA'oÁncActó, 
pn, Ajur ní n&ib A^Ain acc aiti cum An cmnunnAiT) 
^Jtif bei|\c ac<\ A^ur mé ^ém *oo rceAbbAt) beir An 
bpvibb. 1r món An cnuAj nÁn mAnbA*ó mé mA]t if 
ye&}\n bÁ-p 'nÁ meAú. ConnAinc -pAig-oiúin cat) *oo 
]\inneA| , ) ^g^r cuAÍA-p co^An a cboixinm. ConnAncAf 50 
]u\ib cftArni Ag ^Ár 1 njponnAéc cnoije x>o'n cArÁn ; 
rceAbl<yp 111 é ]?éiii Ain, A^ur nujjAr gneim -obtnú. Ó, a 
1li]xeÁinT), ir uu&ÚAbAÓ An jreAn cu. Vóac *oo cui*o 
oib|\e — mé f ém *oo cun 1 gconuAbAinc bÁir, uú fém if 
1T)uinir mr An ^concAbAinu cé<vonA, Agur beinc f A15- 
•oitnn *oo beic éAbmjúe rbÁn cum gAijun -oo c&b&inu An 
Án -ocóin. 11í tei^feÁ *ÓAm-rA cómnAc An mo cuítia 
^rem. 11í jrAgfAinn r^ij^oiuin 1 ^ceAnnunAib Cibbe- 
hÁinne. Cuínpnn a beicéi*o pn t)o r^AnnnAT) onúA 
50 bfeicp*oír nAiiiAiT) m g&c con. DeAT) bníg 
A^nr T)ócAr m g&c cuacac tne^cA, ^S^f ^e^* 
niAÚfbuA^ cónmgce cum c&ca AgAinn j?Á ceAnn 
míorA." 

" Acc, a ttluine ttlÁÚAin!" An TlirceÁn'o, "ní 
yéó/ofAinn féAÓAinc onu aj; -oéAnAiri jreibb mAj\bcA ; 
ní cojax) é rm." 

" Ó, mo únu<vg cu !" Ap An ^nonnó^, " ctnneAt) 1 
bjrei"óm ^níom 5^f5 1 *ó> mAn uÁ beAU-rA, 50 mime 
noime-reo, A^ur ir beAj; acó^ *o'Á bÁnn A^A*nn j acc 
CAb^npAm reAÍ mncbeaccA *óóib Anoir 50 fóit, Agur 
círeAtn ca-o *oo ciocpAi'ó Ar." 

" TIÁn céit) m'AnAm 50 ITIei^; ttlícít mÁ conntngim 
co^p nÁ bÁrh 1 jcomÍAnn acá cvi]aca An bun be t)ún- 
mAnbA-6/' An tliyceAnx). 



6 9 

■O^é&c An T)|\onnó5 An 1Í1tnni|\ 

" Aonctn.jim le TlifceÁ[vo," An 1T1iiijvif, " ni 
beAÚA*ÓACA aUIca pnn." 

tí)Ain An TDnonnó^ ^pieim Ay a béAÍ ioóuAin AgtJj* 
ctnn j*é cneAt) A-p. 

" 'SeAt), Y eA< P> ni ' fuiV AOri ^Pé ^ e1 ^ ^ 1 ^? 1 f "oocA. 
Hi beit) lomAnbÁif) eA-opi&mn, Ám. Hi néi'ócijmí'o be 
céite. tlACAX)-fA "oo'n £n<Mnnc tÁicne&c, mAf\ A|i 
hoiteAt) mé. 5 eA ^ Airn ^í^» áttiac, 50 mbeit) AiúneAÓ- 
&y ojAAito A]iAon, mAn if 5^^ 50 mbeici An pteAt) 
te cpAnn y y&' coitb -peo A^iip bAn ^cnÁmA Ag bÁn- 
tigAT) yÁ *ónticc nA hoi"óce, UÁ muim jm AgAtn-fA 50 
OCIOCf AX) A]l m'Aif." 



VI. 

bA iiAúb^fAc An oi*oce í put). 13í nA cfiomn Ag 
búbA'ó Y A 5 ttiAfjAt) be unémeAóu nA ^Aoiúe, bí An 
bÁifoeAc Ag x)0|aca*ó A-p nóf uifS^ tné óniAÚAn, nA 
-pptAnncACA if nA cóinneACA aj tiúj-p&ig uné x)tiitt- 
eAb|\Aib nA coiVle Agup An CAon Ag nAobAt) nA gcnoc, 
tojfoV. Ari mó<c &^& A 5 búicneAt) if Ag ^Iao'óac 
imeAfg nA bpMUleAÓA. 

1 n-AinT)eóin An AnpMt) yo bi cé<vo j:eAn aj uniAbb 
50 upobbói-oe&c cne beAÍAc nA tTlAng&ncAn Agur 
tlifce&jvo *oe UAnpiA aja a jceAnn 50 -oóca^ac x>\y- 
gineAc. pneAb ye Ay cAob beA^ tiAc ApptuAif co^y 
An beAÍAij. X>'féó,c ftifceÁjto 50 qunnn Ain, Agup 
ctnn fé AigneAp aiji. 

" tlÁ nAiúmgeAnn uú mé ! " An An yeAy beA^. 

"T)A]\ mo tÁtrir," An Tlip:eájro, " ir eót •OAm 



7o 

•on me jjuji "óe&ltji&É&c a juú bet>' giic-p,, acc bí 
•oponri ai]\ f itm, Ajuf ACAoi-fe cóm *oíj\eAC be jj&mne." 

Cin]\ An yeAp beAg 5Á1 |\e A|\ 

" 111a|\ pn yém 1-p mé An T)]\onnc>5, aóc acá ac- 
]\ugAt) cjaoca ojun Anoif ; 05 An t>nonn nuAij\ t>o ceAf- 
nngeAf p 11 Aim ; acc ni bpiibim Ap ci meAbbAt) nÁ 
yev\ltAt) An co|\-fo." 

DtA-óm -pptAnnc be cbtiAip nA 'Oi'ionnóijje, Aj;uf 
cjnc bibe beice be n-A ftiAim. tlmne nA pp p'ogAijt 
nA c|\oi]-e ojaúa fern ; acc, 51 t> guji CAifbeÁnAt) -oeibb 
if "oéAnAm nA *0]\onnói5e my An bApsip, níop cuin 
yeiyeAn yuim Ann. 

" CÁ topiitifi aj; cjAiAÍb, a tlifceÁi|to ?" Ay -pé, 
"mot At) iy buvóeACAf be *Oia, iy pAt>Am An oi*óce 
í cum jbuAifeAccA." 

" Uaud ]?Á comgeAbbAib," Af\ tlif ceÁfAt), "btiAbAt) 
be tTluipp Ag AcAt) *Oeó 1 ^cionn t>Á uaiji An cbtng. 
UÁmAoiT) A^ ci ia]\jaacc *oo ca1í)ai]ac ^á bongponc 
Cibbe-bÁi]\ne. 'Sé An c-eAfbA ip mó acá ofi&mn 
•oic A|\m, acc meA^Aim 50 bpmb ionA*o comne t)éAncA 
be ÍT1tiijtif A5 ce^ccAipe, Agup 50 mbeif) Aifim Áp 
nt>óicm AjAinri bÁicpe^c." 

" Á, cÁ mAfi "oo meApAp ; acc éipof) be pipnne, 
pib-pe tube Agtij? tlipceÁ]vo 'n-bAp -oceAnncA. AcÁ 
nA ViAi|Am tit) Ap íoccAp nA pAippge, rtiAp CAob-boiceAt> 
An bon^ Ag U15 tflchp ip U15 T)tnnn aja mAitun 
mt>iu |" 

Leig tlipceApt) opn<vó cpoi-óe bpjxe Ap, Aj^up 
To'jréAC nA pp Ap a céibe 50 bpón&c AcctnppeAc. 

"A buACAibb," Ap TlipceAp-o, "ip obc An p$éAb é, 
acc AcÁ AittTTi Áp n*oóicm AjAititi cum bongpopc 
Cibbe-hÁipne -oo cógbÁib — p ice gtmnA ip ceicpe ^icto 
cboiTJeAm. An bptnb meipneAÓ A^Aib?" 



7i 

Ctnji nA pip uAbt-guc túcjÁipeAÓ a]ta *oo t>úipi§ 
ítiac aLía nA zjcnoc — "LeAnpArn 50 buAit) nó bÁp cú, 
a TLipceÁi]ro." 

" Á, cÁ -oeAnnKvp tAocpAit)e lonnAib," Ap An 
IDponnój;, "act: bío*ó poig-oe A^Aib." 

ÚApp&mg pé ciompÁn ó n-A bpAc, buAit pé cum 
a béit é, -o'iornptnj pé a -ópoin teip ati n^Apb-píon, 
Agup pemn pé piobt&. 

"fóíop Ag peinrn *oo íia JJ^^-puic l n*o n1 - ^ 
ceAnn-ii]i]\Ai'o ó S&XAin opcA. peA]\ VLyorri&nnAC 
bo|\b-rriéinneAc ip eAt> é. t)A iridic bioin cp&pgMiu; 
T)o bAinu Ap, acc ní peiDcijitn pém ip TíipteÁ}vo be 
céibe ; acc bíot) rriAp pm. UÁim Ag cAbAipc p<Nb<vó 
Ajup cótriósi|\be *óíb. bAt) iftóp An cpti&j; 50 beig- 
pi*óe 1 mbéAb nA j;con pib. UÁ piop bAp T>utiptiip 
Ag An 5ceAnn-ti]\]\Ai*o ú*o. UÁ ctnj^ cé<vo peAp uUlAtii 
Ai^e 'n-bAp ^coniAip. t)eit) peipeAn teip 1 n-Ac<vó 
*Oeó. beió bptngeAn rrióp-ptnLueAc A^Aib — npém- 
cacc peAj\ neAttióóptnjce 1 n-A 5<m*ó óeAp T)túic jjtéAp- 
ca ; tlipceÁjit) 1 Up An caúa 'nóp ieóitiAin irneApg 

pAotóon, Agtip tTluiflip ip A CtH'OeACCA Ag pAobAT) A|V 

nneAbbAib nA pbtiAj. Oc, mo béAn, ip mo béA-p-jom ! 
Cím uopAt) nA cjAémeAcuA ú*o. Uójait) mo córiiAifVle, 
a buit>eAn gpÁ*óiriAp, pgAipit) An cop po, A^tlf Afl An 
mbliAt)Ain peo óujjAinn, te congn^tri *Oé, Vpéi'oip 
50 mbeAt) Aipm 50 teóp A^Aib, ip uAicije Ap a 
n-úpÁit). Sm é b&p jjcajaa ílipceÁito. UAbAjipAm 
ré An córhAipbe céAtmA t)íb, Agtip UAb&ppAi*ó pé 
p^bAt) x)o Thtnpip bocc a buit)eAn *oo bpeic ptÁn 
beip 1 n-Atn." 

Dí *oeóp 1 púib 11ipceÁi|to, Ajjup longnAt) bA ttió 
'nó, pm, ní fi&ib ptnb nA *Oponnóij;e uiprri. Ctnp nA 
t?ip UAbtpApcAÓ neAítipÁpcA ApcA, acc, pÁ "OeifieAT), 



72 

00 géilleAT),\]\ *oo llifceÁjvo, Aguf *oo CAfA*OAf aji 
n-Aif a l'K\ile. 

"U15 ah jfiAn 1 rmiAit) tu feAfCAnnó,." Ú&mig 
pomeAnn 1 n"ou\iT) iu\ T)oininne, acc bi rriAob Af nA 
fpuúÁnAib be umbe. ui An pleifg 50 teAÚAn bÁn- 
iK\i!j|\eAc, A5 cup -01 curn Loca Léin, Aguf tlifceÁfo 

1 n'AonAp a^ bpofcugAt) 50 cpóo'óue cporn-cpoi'óeAC 
pÁ *óéin tíltiijwf, 

UÁ Aca-o T)eó Ap An -ocAob cuAit) 'oe'n pbeifg 
acc bí llifceÁpx) An a uAob ceAp 

" bem fopAipí An -opioiceAT) nA pbeAf^A, rp ■oóc&," 
A]\ fé beif pém, "Agup CAiúpeA*o cpono beó. 11í 
ÚAbAppAinn a^ato Ap An *opoiceA*o po rnunA mbeA*ó 
nAc bptnb Aon cpbige eibe." 

LeAn pé Ain. CuAbAi*ó pé pocp&rn nA pbeAf 5A ; 
connAipc pé a ctnbe *óeAp5 A5 bpúccAt) UAp a bpuAc- 
Aib ; connAi|\c pé pAvhAiL "oopcA éigm Ag ceAcc aoiUAf 
leip An "octnbe. 

" Cai*oó pint) ?" An peipeAn beip pem. 
Í3i An nut) A5 buApgAt) Anonn 'p AnAtb. Scat) 
tlipueÁpix) A|\ An rnbócAp, A^tip 'o'feAó pé 50 cptnnn. 
bí An cfAiiiAib A5 -oub 1 méAT) 511 n pueAbbAT) í be 
rtunneATTi 1 ^commb rúÍA meAt)ónAije An T)noicit). 
¥)éic nA h-tnrgí nuAip t)o cuineAf) copg Leo; t/éipig- 
eAtjA]A 'nA rnóp-connAib ip pónip<yoAp 'oíoja ip cuAip 
An An rnbócAp An jac cAob -oe'n -onoiceAt). 
" Cpu^c péip auá Ann," A|\ pé. 
Cjttt A^ur coppitnj nA h-tnpgí bopbA, beigeA'OAn 
ppAnn ir cujjA-OAp ft 115, cnj An Ab^mn btnbe bf úcc, 
cu^bAix) An feAf rriAp do beAt> cbocA aj meilc a 
cóibe, topntng nA móp-connA A|\ lornp^p^bAib, Agup 
nónifATjAf if pfeAbADAf be foúf atd HAcbÁfAÓ úfíx) 
An nt)]AOiceAX). 



73 

" *0^yi ítíj ha troúb," An f é be f j^eA*©, " cÁ púib 
meAT>ónAc An -onoici-o miúijce, ^gup ^cÁ tno "ÓAbc^ 
TH u 1 pi -p ip a totn*óeMi cAibbue ! " 

touAib fé a t>á b&ip ip beij; fé obA^ón aj\ £Á 
ceAnn nóitrnc beAC pé a "óá cpob, ip fin pé atiiac 
a *ó<n bÁnri ; 'o'-péAÓ pé a|\ An ^ppéijA^ 'nóp *oume a^ 
Abuug<yó ; cnom pé a ceAnn ; ój\Ap pé a jiiAibne ; jaic 
pé pÁ "óém be^nn&n An *ofioicití. 

"ThA biom," An pé, A^up úug pé bémi búúriiAtt 
meAjA-ionjAnuAÓ Ap a co|\p, Ajjup cuija pé bonn a cop 
Aft An mbóÚAn néit), caw tnpge •óoni&in concAbAinceAc 
-ónoicix) nA pteAf^A. 

Sub a |\Aib AimpjA A5 An Iaoc Ap bui*óe&c&p t)o 
ÚAbAi|iu be T)ia, pneAb beinc p Aij^oiúi-pí aitiac a^ An 
rnbóÚAp, A^up ÓAiceADAn pibéip beip, acc níon Aimpj- 
eó,T)An é. Léim pé uaúa caja cboiT>e ipceAó aja An 
TTiACAine. OuAib pAig*oiúin eibe beíp 50 hobAnn ; 
éuin pé a gunnA cum a juAbAnn cum copg x)o cun 
be tlipceÁp-o, acc níop éipij beip 50 itiaic, than 'oo 
pgoibc peipeAn é be ViAon béim AiriÁm 50 cofvpÁnAib, 
Agup Ap 50 bnÁú beip 50 hAcAt) *Oeó. Dí a cnoi-óe 
50 hACcuippe^c 1 x)CAob An meAÚA, acc mAp pn pém, 
bí pé bÁn-'oócA^AÓ 50 'ociocjta'ó bÁ Ain 50 f ^&ippeAt) 
pé be íiÁn nAitrme a úípe. 

CtiAbAit) pé copAnÁijroe cApAbb 'tia *óiai*ó, acc 
b<s beAg é a beAnn opú&. Cu&b&i-o THuinif copA- 
nÁijvoe nA gcAp&bb út> beip, ^jup 'oo "ojiuit) pé 'ha 
^cómjAfi, A^up cipé ineipneAiriAib be n-A coip. 

" A]\ gcúb ! An gcúb 50 -oéAtxMfi ! " 

" 1p é guc Hi pceAipt) e peo ; pAine 50 bjAÁc, ca a 
conibtiA*oóv|A cb^01 , óce, ,, a|\ tlltnnif. 

ÚÁ11115 móinfeipeA|A mAf\cic, beAg nAc, pu&p be 
tlipceÁ|At). 



74 

" UÁ yé concA cAbA]\CA; leAn ain," An inA]\CAÓ aca. 

f< CtijjMf -o'éiceAÓ a IbotJAij, uÁim utLAtii •oíb/' 
A]\ An peA]t T)ÁriA, a«5 •onui'oim um:a te cút ]?Ailte. 

" A]\ AJMt) 50 cApAit), a cÍArm 1TlíteA"ó, cáit> 
pi<yo 'Á c|AAOc<yo ! " A|\ Hltnnif, Agup pÁ ceAnn 
nónmc bí 11A niAncAij út) Via gcopyin cnó pÁ fÁt- 
Aib peAn cojÚA TTl uiy\i-p. 

" T)An iTluine, bA bmn An cte,yp coiiiÍAinn é 
fin," aji ílipceÁno, Ag ^ÍAnA'ó a cin*o AUltnp *oe 
pém. 

"A btiAÓAiVlí," An fé, " p^AippeAm An peAt> 
CAiriAitt big, 511) 50 njcnVleAnn fé An mo cnoi-óe 
a nÁ*ó Ub. T)o bÁit)eAt) ah tong, ^gur ^í ftnt Aintn 
'nÁ Ainge^vo AjAinn curn c&t& '00 óun rriAn bA cóin. 
Cinnit) 1 bjroÍAc bAn gctoi'órrie if bAn mbeA^Án 
5unnAit)e. tlAÓAD-fA ip tHuinif T>o'n £n<ymnc cum 
•oéAnniAif cojai'ó "oo fotÁc&n, Agur geAbtAitn -oíb, 
mÁ ™<Mnimí*o, 50 mbeimít) 'n-bAn rneAfg &}^Y ^ e 
congnAtri 130." 

Co^Ain yé te 1Tlui|Ai-p — " Tlí cóin *oúinn a mnp inu 
•oóib 50 bptnt riA fAi£T)itiifn A5 ceAÓu pÁ n-&n 
n-oém." 

u t1Á nmnif," An tTliiijii'p, "cái-o pA*o An binte 
Anoif. tTleAfAim nÁn b'Aon triAiceAf "oúinn beic teo, 
*oÁ mbeAt) pop aca 50 bptnt ha 5 A M-A-puic 1 ngAn 
T)úinn. Agup riAÓ nACAiT)íp An jcúb gAn bpuigeAn." 

"1p bneÁg An ]mit) An poig-oe," An tlipceÁpt), 
Ajjup cuttiAit pé a fúit, rriAn X)o bí "oeón mnci, Agiip 
-oo nmne jac fe^p aca ttia|\ An 5céAt>nA 50 pottng- 

CC'AC. 

w A bumeAn mo ctéib," aja tlipueÁ|A*o T)e b<N]in6,, 
"fub a f^ApAin te céite, cugAmAOip Aon tiúj ATTi^m 
Ap fon éineAnn.'* 



75 

*Oo ÓAf ^ac *ouine aca a clonDe^rri óf ciorm a 
cirm, A^uf LeigeA-oAp a teicéit) pn -oo tiú§ Áfvo- 

gló|AAC ÁjVO-btlAT)AC A|TA 5U|t TTlÚj^AlL tTlAC aLLa Ó 

toeinn 50 beirm. 

CuaLa1*Ó ATI CApCAOHfl £}0it/l < O& AH tlÚg fO, A^tlf 

•oo ceic yé te f5Annp<yó, m<\|\ x>o bí, tíaji teif, *oeic 
tníte méiptoAC cptnrmigce 1 nAcAt) *Oeó aíi ovóce út>. 





seAgÁn -j míceÁL. 




^feÁltn cfiíonnA CAicce Anoi-p, cÁirn triAob, uÁ mo 



ctnt) tré&fóige biAÚ, Agu-p auá *oftonn o-pm. 
Tlí imbA-p |AiAiri 1 gcotÁifoe, nÁ Ati ájvo- 
fgoib, aóc An méi*o béijmn acá ajmti, aj^uj" ip beAg 
é, fUAfiA-p é, beA^ riAC, ó feAn-riiÁij;ifTijA tx;oibe 50 
njtAO'óm.AOif TNíceÁb riA TTIéipe Aip. 

UÁ ah 'oiiine bocu 'f At1 ^ 1 P ^ e f A, °^ *° e bbiA*ó- 
AncAib, beAnriAÓc riA tij^Áf be n' aiiaíti. 

T)o b'í put) ah Aitn]"i|A x)0 cuipeA*ó Afi bun ha 
-pgoiteAtmA ^Ain auá f\ó-r:bijnttfeAC a|a ^ux) nA uí]\e 
Anoi]\ J^ " ^^ " nÁipúnc& " mAp beAfAinm o]ica. 

1r triAic if cinrinn biom An céAt) bÁ 'oo úóg mo 
ttiáúai]a — fótÁf nA bt/lAiceAf "o'Á hAnAtn — 1-pceAÓ 1 
Iácai|\ TTlícíb mé, Agu^ An fgAnnjuvo c&mig 1m , 
cpoTÓe fioimir. 

peA]i beA^ *oo b'eAt) ITIíceÁb ; acc fAOibeA^ An 
tiAip ij-o 50 ]AAib AÍrvoe " ^AbbÁm nA beApnAn " 
Ann. 1r -oóca juji éitng An ufATTibu15eA.cc fAin *oo 
coi]^5 tti'acaja *oo beic gAitAix) — ]\ux) -oo fUAjAAf attiac 
1 br:AT; 'tia -Ó1AHJ yúx). CongbuijeAf gpeim T)ltnc 



77 

Ap beinn mo mÁúAp. t)í fiop Aid, mo JpeAnn í, 
50 . pAib p AiuceAp opm Ajup Ú115 pi rmouóg t)om 
AH0if.1i* Apip ^um roeipmg, *OAp léi, *oo cup o]\m. 
bi pip 1 T)UAob Amuij *oe'n pgoil Ag cup *oin, peAp 
aca A5 *oéAriAíti p^olb, Agup peAp eile aj c.\pAT) 
méApój^ tHA|i ni pAib plmn A]\ An P501I ú*o acu 
•oion ppAOij. ttleApAp pém peAl do ÚAbMpu 1 
•oueAnncA ha bpeAp, acu bi *oeAb<yó Ap mo mÁÚAip 
bocu cum léijmn *oo cup 1m' leic. Di -oopup tia 

f^Olle 1A-ÓCA. 

" UÁ r>opup 1T1A1C Ap ah P501I peo," Ap pi, "Agup 
bí-pe beAfAC C|\eioeAirmAC Annpo, a Se&^Ámín, 
m&p ip peApp An P501I í peo 'nÁ P501I DAile-An- 
DogAig, nAC bpinl uipúi pin m&p *óopup acu pj^ul- 
pÁn. péAÓ riA bocÁm ip uuipli Ap An rmopup po, ' 
Agup pug pi Ap An l>Mpce Azjup -óptnx) pi ipuBAC An 
•oopup gAn ceA*o jjatt. CAfafcip. Do cpiu mo copA pum, 
*oo liiAip5 mo *ópAnn*oAl, *oo leAÚ mo puile opm, 
Ajup "oo bo*ÓAp mo cltiApA le mem geóm.e nA 
n^Appún ip nA gcMlin mbeAj. 

bi TTTíceÁl ha TTléipe 'n& peApAm Ap lÁp An 
uplÁip Agup pAnng g^ppun ip jeAppcAile 'tia cim- 
ceAll. T)o VpeÁpp liom-pA 50 plui^peAt) An uaIaiti 
mé. T>o ÚU15 pé An 5 Ae *ó^5 5° '0iAn-mA i c acu 
níop leig pé Aip 50 p&ib pocAl 'n& rbluic -01. 

•/SeAX), mo beAn ttiaiú," Ap pé 1 mbéAplA, "cia 
úupA?" 

tlíop Ú1115 pipe 5105 T>e'n béApl<\. 

"1p bpeÁg, 50 *oeimin, An lÁ é, a "oume u&pAil," 
Ap pí mAp ppeAgp^ Aip. 

. uí ha pjolÁipí A5 cup ua púl úpífm, acu níop 
cuip pipe puirn lonnuA^ pu-o n&^ b'iongnA-ó. 

ílí mAp pm -OAm-pA : bíop Ap bAill-cpiú, Ajup 



73 

cnAjD éigm ttn 1 f5Ó]\nAit; *oo coip^ mo ciJit) AnÁite. 
Jit) 50 nAbAf 05 bí rno *óóicm céitte a^atti cum 
a cmjfin 11 ac nAib mo mÁúAin bocc mnmeAtriAit 
a]a An bjreAn byogtumrA fo t/yneAgjiA'o, Agur bioy 
An *oeA^5-tAfA*ó te nÁine. 

11 Ca*o if Aitim *oo'n fpniorÁn fo a^au?" a|\ ah 
mÁijircin 1 mUéAntA. 

""UeAÓ ve&y ctucmAn ir eAt) é ! " a|a p. 

*^° 5 1 5 1 ^ c b^TM^n ei te. buAit cAitin beAg a 
-pÁt cortomnocuA An coir ÓAitín big eite. "11Á 
^AUAit onm," An An *0AnA cAitín beAg 1 nj&et^tg. 
Ctnn jjAnrún cneA*o Ar, if T> , féAC -pé An S^nríin 
eite, A^ur ctnn reireAn CAf acc Ar. T)o bnir xjÁifii'óe 
a|a An jcAitin mbeAg. *Oo buAit ^Anrún a "óonn 
'tia béAt. 

11 bíot) béAf a Aj;Aib," An ah mÁijirnfi 50 bA^- 
ajacac, acc níon b'Aon mAiceAr t>ó é. *Oo juc aii j;Áine 
tit) imeA-pg nA r^otÁiní aja nór ceme cné bAnnAÓ 

■50 TTOeAntlA-OAtt rjeAfACA 1 brilf 1f f^eA^CA CAtt. 

bi ah fgoit 50 mei*óneAC rúm-rA Agur rÁm' iriÁCAin 
tÁicneAó. £1115 rí Anoir 50 TToeA-pnA rí AmA*oÁn 
•01 rém, *OAn téí, A^uf mo CAicir í, cnom rí An §ot. 

"Hi yint rogtAim AjAtn, a t)ume UArAit, Agur 
ir *oóca hac ctn^im cú, acc ceAfotngeArm téigeAnn 
ó SeAgÁmín, Agur rtntngeócAT) Aon crAgAf eAfo- 
nónA An a fon." 

CeApAf rém gun rúmne *oo bíoT)An Ag 5ÁiniT>e, 
A^ur beinim-re ttnje, *oÁ óige bíor, ^un imci§ An 
bAitt-c]MÚ *óíom 50 5|ao*o niiAin *oo connAncAf nA 
•oeónA An mo mÁcAin. bí boiceAttAC bpcAc-tuin^- 
neAC An jtiéApAi*óe t)tnb rni' Aice 1 -ocpícíb — if 
beA^ é An béAntA bí Aije péin, ní b^AJAim tocc 
Aip mA]\ geAtt Ain pn, acc níon cóin 'oo beic 



79 

1t)1|\ Aíl *0A full/ A1JA X)0 teAg Afl pte<N|"5 a T)]\om& 
é. Cui|A nA jAjrptnn Viú§ AfUA if gÁip ; pjieAb ítiac 
An gpéA-ptn'óe 'tia ftn'óe Aguf *oo T)ein(fnnne) fé 
ojim, acc ctigAf -pAÍLcó^ fA bun ctuAife 'óó, *oo 
ctnp Afi a cÁfvji 1 n-Ái|\*oe Apíf é. 

t/éim X)oirinAtL 05 Ó Cpómin aitiac a|\ An tijVlÁji, 
pug yé bA|A]AÓ5 Ojun if *oo póg fé iné. 

"ftlo céAt) j-peAnn cú," Ap -pé, "cÁ bfiAon pocmAp 
mf nA ctn-pbeAnnAib pn ajac. Ua t)UAt acaji T)tiic 
^An mA-ptA vo có^Ainc." 

"HÁp rrieACAit) *oo ctnpte 50 'oeó," aj\ ceAnn 
eite aca 1 n5^e*óiÍ5 blAfDA, mAp if aca fút) *oo bi 
An critic nuAip vo pgtnpeAf) ó f in acc An mÁigifcip ia*o. 

PpeAb *oÁpéAj; aca Am ac Ap An uptÁp, pug bei]c 
Ap bpÁ§Ai*o opm, beipc Ap cÁpp opm, beipc Ap 
lopgA^Aib opm, ip beipc Ap cpoijcib. uiof aj 
únj?Aipc Ap eAgbA 50 múcjrAi'oif mé, mAp *oo bi cum 
aca •oom' CAppAng mAp f o, Agup a ctnbbeAt) mAp yuv ; 
acc fUApA-p AnÁt -pÁ t)eipeAt> Ap a ngtJAitmb, Agup 
'ÓAmfAX)Ap 'nóp *OAim 015 attiac An *oopup biom. 

fliop fAn aici*o mp An fgoit tra 'n-Áp n*oiAiT) 
acc ATTiAm An mÁigipap. X)\ mo rriACAip com móp- 
•óaIac tiom fém, 51T) 50 pAib mApcuigeAcc AgAm-pA 
1 n-Aifgit). U115 > OomnAtb Ó Cpómín Ap ceipclin 
céA*oÁm *oo bí uUIatti a^; peApAib An *oín, Agup t>o 
pceAÍt pé cpé pumneoig nA pgoite i. t)uAit pi 50 
T)ipeAc mp An bpiAp-fuit An mÁijipcip -oo bi Ap 
binie A5 péAÓAinc AtriAC. Cinp An mÁijipci|\ béic 
A-p ; ctup nA -p5obÁipi-óe tiú§ f uLcmAp f Ái-peAttiAit 
AfCA, mAfi bA beAg é a ngpÁt) "oo'n th'-iig^fap. tliop 
coip5GAX)A|i *o'Á biújpAij 50 n*oeACA'OA|\ cpi huAipe 
Afi cuAipc cimceAÍb nA fgoiie. 



8o 

"Leigit) An mo bomiAib mé," AjifA mipe A^uf 
•oo cugAr C]\n^tó5 ahiac An An mACAine. tlu^A-p An 
rp&UtA cloice, Agnr *oo rueAUlA-p be ftnnne&m cnfo 
An bpumneoij; i. Ctn]\ An mÁijircin béic eite Ar, 
m<N]\ bA tubAirceAc An u-n|\cAn é — 'o'Aimrij p An 
mÁijiruin Y A wéin moi|A. 

" Le^yAm nA pnACACA An An fpA*o&L<sc,' > A]a 
mire a$ T>éAnAm An cboic eite. 

U TIÁ bAfg An peAn boic," An CAitin beAj Ag 
•oé<\nAm pm' T)éin A^nr A5 cun a tÁime 50 mÁnÍA 
a|\ mo guóXAinn. Di An rrión'óÁib Agttp An btnte 
o|\m, ^gup meApAim nÁ pcAt)pAinn 'ooiii' mÁcAin — 
50 mAicit) *Ch& -óaiti é — acc *oo coipgeAp bÁicne<Nc 
T>o'n cAiUn beA^ -óeópACA ú*o — HónA Hi ^ÁiUbe 'oob' 
Ainm *oi. faí ^nuA^; bui'óe pAT)A tnnci, Agur ptnte 
^ÍAr^ Aici, Agnr tmrneAcc ir teiceAóc 'nA gniiAix) 
•oo cmn cnuAijméite An mo mÁÚAin, Agup onm pém 
beir, ip "oóij tiom. 

" UÁ rocnAiD A5 gAb&ib mAfi po, An ^ctoircí An 
jot?" An An cAibín beAg. " 1pittimíp An n-Aip," An 
rí, " cum An rhÁi jifcin. 1f món An nÁine 'óúmn beic 
cóm eApumAÍ." 

"PiVU-ó, a *ÓAbrAi*óe, ip bneÁj An nu*o An téij- 
eAnn,'' An mo mÁÚAin. 

l,eip pn t>o *ónin"o pí beir An n*oonup cum é pop- 
gAibc, acc bí pé 1A-ÓCA 50 x>búic A5 An mÁigir- 
cip. 

"Imcigit) Ar mo nAt)^nc, a f)neAm SÁc&m; cáúaoi 
&ji cí mo mAn'búA," An ré cpé ptnl An jIait. 

Úuj mo mÁCAin $ei c. 

" Cia ÍAbAijA?" An rí. 

" Cia bAibeónAt), acc An mÁijipcin?" aj\ ceAnn -oe 
nA -oíontóiníb. 



V T 

"A cijeAjAnA, ni fruit f ocAt S^e^t^e Ai$e !" aja p. 

"Ap m'p^tttung-fe ^u\\ Ú115 nA gA^um T)eA§- 
ÓAinc t)ó," aj\ An xnoncóifA. 

Ca^ An eoóAifi inf An njt&f, te^ú An 'oo-ptif, 
Aguf cui|\ An mÁijifcip a ceAnn attiac. 

"buAitm i|Te^c Annfo," A]a fé, "beit> Áfi 'ocuaiia- 
1 f5 A F f UX) ^ *°úicce, ^S^f ^AbA]A^A|\ nÁij\e T)Am ; 
acc ni teigpeAt) i^ceAc An x)iotAitinAC 05 pn teAu. 
U05 a faAite é, mA|A if otc An puc é." 

"Tlí cof\iióc&m cop, iti^óv teigpp ifueAÓ é feo," 
Afi *OomnAtt O Cfómín. 

Cuif\ An mÁigifcifi cneA*o Af, if t)o ÓAf fé aja a 
fÁtAib. T)ubAipc An CAitin beAg 50 jAAib An cfoó- 
fAA-m 1 n^A|\ -oúmn Ajjuf y ajjajac nA pAfóipoe a^\ a 
gceAnn, A^uf bíomAfi A5 bAinc nA pÁt •ó'Á céite A5 
bTiofcug^yo cum nA |miT)eAcÁn. 

"& TTlÁlglfCip, A tAOlg," A|\ mo TÍ1ÁCA1J1, "bÍ0*Ó 

f 0151*0 AgAC te SeAJÁmín ; cÁ fé 05 neimci&ttmAfi, 
acc CÁ -pé mACÁnuA, ^ibé ní*ó *oo cuija Via ceAnn An 
gAppún eite pn x>o buAtAX)." 

T)'iompui5 fé An piA)vpúit tnfici. 

"T>éAnpAiT> pé pn An -gnó Anoip," aja fé,- Agtif 
buAit -pi An X)OiAtJf AtnAc tiAmn. T)o cAb&fifAinn a 
*ocÁmi5 |AiAm if a 'ociocpAit) coi*óce a|\ í teAnAtri* 
Ainc; acc bí An jtua-oa^ imcijce 'óíom pÁ'n Am po, 
Agu-p ní ]AAib co|\ 1 gcoif ViÁ 1 t<Mm tiom te pMCceAf. 

"Ua^ 1 teic cugAm," aj\ An mAigij-cip. 

T)fitii*oeAf teif 50 mAtt mio-cApAit) A$uf mo 
c|Aoi*óe im' béAt AgAm. 

"Hac T>eAf An piA-óÁn if An jiéAbfAÁt> *oo fvmnif 
•oem' fgoit!" aj\ peifeAn. 

Hí |AAib 5Í05 Af nA f -gotÁijnb, ní mó 'nÁ cui|AeA > 0Afi 
co|\ t)íob, CtoifpeÁ a n-AnÁt aj ceAÓc if aj; 

f 



82 

imre,\cr, fcgtlf cuaIa fern I]" moútngeAf mo cnoit)e 
Ag btK\Uvú. 

" Sín aitiac t)0 bA-p." 

T)'yéACAf An mo 'óeÁiMiAinn, A^uf fíneAf attiac í 
iiu\|\ <voub]\At) tiom. SAoiteAf gu|\ ctn*o •oe'n múm- 
eA-ó é. ÚÁmig fé AntiAf *oe'n bmnpe Aj^uf bonnfAÓ 
^iteóije 'nA tÁnii Aige. Ú05 -pé -piiAf An ufÍAU. 
*0 pév\c fé o]\m. "O'^éAÓAf Aip. TVféAC fé Afi mo 
toAi-p ; •o'péACAf pém mnxi. bí pí A5 c^ouat) Ajup ní 
be IigajLa é ? triAp ní fiAib pop Ag&m ca*o *oo bí cujaíti, 
acc te meACAcc m-p An Áiu *óeóp&uA Via fiAbAf. tlic 
piAn éigm fti<yp mo fngée, ftiAf m' tnbte, A^uf fíof 
caoL mo t)]\omA. UAineAt) p^eAb AfAtn. ID'^éAÓA^ 
A|\ mo c|\ob. Dí |\iAn geAb CAjvpnA mo méA|\AnnA ; 
*óeA]^AX)A|\ bÁiúneAc, Agtjf bí mAfv 'oo beA*ó bio]AÁin 

"O'Á bpttlOCAT). A]AÍf AgUf A]AÍf -oo btiAit fé At) bAf 

fo, Agup fÁ *óeifieA*ó 'oo ctnc p' tern' ÚAob §An 

tuA*ÓÁlt. 

"A' 'ocAicmjeAnn An méi'o -pm teAc?" An pé. 
"1p cnuAit) An ]\ux) An téigeAnn, Agup if *oe&cMp 
é fub^ng," Af\ trnfe. 

5b^o-ÓA*ó A]\ T)omnAbb Ó Cpómín, fiugAt) An bonn 

A CA^ÓI^e A1JA, CUI^eAT) pCIAbbACA Afl A ÚÁ|tp 1TIA]A ní 

finjre&'ó feifeAti a bAp attiac. 5^ ao ^ a ^ a T* ^ójaa tlí 
pÁitbe ; §oib pí 50 bo^, cnic pi be heAjjtA, ctnn fi 
bÁnhín mín cAob aíti&c. Cuait) An btnbbe cjiém' 
cbiAb 'oo biiAibeAt) tnnci, acc 'oo coi|^5 An mÁigifcin é 
fém An An T)A]aa bmbbe. 

"Uaoi beice/' A|i pé, "Ajjiif bíoó beAu An cop 
T°> 5 1 ^ B^F c uaLa ct| A 5 5]AÍo]"At) Seó,jÁmín cum 
PPaUIa eite *oo cAiceAtti t]\\v An bjrumneói^." 

lt)ionntii 50A]" rni' c|Aoit>e 511)1 bnéAj; é, acc ní fi&ifo 
*oe iheirneAC a^aiii An c-éiceAÓ x>o úAbAinu 'oo. "Do 



S3 

t/igpnn a t<yiíriín, *oÁ rnb<vó *óói j l/iorn 50 'ocAbAnfAt) 
r é rm ror T)1 ; acc An rhAom An crAogAit ní mneór- 
Ainn *oi gun 501UI a ririAcctigA'ó ontn. 

Pu&n&r mo céAT) téige&nn An tÁ tm, Ajur ní ó 
LeAbAn, acc ó'n urÍAiu, niAn fÁ^Af) 50 hAonAnÁnAÓ 
aj\ An rtn-óeAcÁn cnuAit) mé A5 rnnnc tetn' triéAnAib 
Agtir Ag pyine An An 50111*0 eite 'o'Á -pmACUUJAt) 
A^ur -o'Á jciin 50 mAt/t cpí-o An teAbAn , oe&cAif\ 
tm 50 n^tAcom Aoir " níoi-tni-oéArAÍ " (" reading made 
easy") aija. 

" Irnagit) a bAile Ancnr Ajur bí'ói'ó Annr o 50 tnoc 
An mAi-om," An An mÁijircin. 

I^Ait/ijeAr An tno ftije a b<\ite tÁn *otnnn *oe 
t)Ainne-bo-bteAcc, 1 gcórfiAin TlónA tlí £Áitbe ; acc 
An a ntigAX) ir a ceApAt), ní cAinjeócAmn xn aíi btÁc 
fo tÁ'n n-A bÁnAc. 

II. 

" Cionnur 'o'éijAig bib in*oiu?" aji mo iriÁúAin. 

"toíceAr 50 TTIA1C t/mn," An rmre, 516 50 nAbAf 
teirgeAiiiAt An pVLeAt) Anír cum nA fgoite, acc níon 
1TIMC tiom a Lei^eAn onm. 

bíor im' ftn-óe te h-éinje gnéme A^ur biiAiteAr 
x>Á c&onÁn mónA pÁm' ArgAitb, A^ur jttiAireAr ontn 
50 rn&tt cnm nA rgoite. T)'£éACAr UAim An Cnoc An 
TÍIeAnnÁm. Di tiAin a$ 'OAtrirA'ó Ann, Ajur bí óa*o 
onm teó. X)o b'^eÁnn tiom 50 mbemn irn' UAn A5 
rnémtig 1 meAf^ nA mbeAnn ^An beAnn aja tflíceÁt 
11 a ITIéine. 

T)einúeAn 511^ bneÁg í beACA ah gAnrúm, zjAti 
cúnAm Aige cÁ bpAg^An An biAt) bíonn uVLatíi *oó te 
Iiajm-o ceAcc' a bAite t>ó, ^An ftnm Aij~e cia aca 



s 4 

t>em mi c-eA]\pAÓ pl/iuc no uipim, nó ^aoc móp nó 
CAicneAm jjpéme mp An bpogmAp, acc meApAim nAc 
b|:inb cinmne Ap a n-ói^e Ag ha peAtbpAiiinAib -oo 
cmpe*\p a beicéit) peo *oe pÁiméip píop. UÁ matin 
An gA-pf úm neAiriniA]iAc, Ajup ^ac cop$ ^gup pmAcc- 
ugAX) -oo cmppeAp Aip, j;oibbiT) Aip 50 géAp. Sm é 
mA|A "oo cim-pe beACA An g&nftnn. 1r pupup An nut) 
X)o pÁt) ntiAip péACAtnAoiT) piAp An An óige : "bA 
bpe.\j An HAin í put)!" b'péiT)ip 50 pAib pi bpeÁj 
compóp-oAC Ag -oinne Annro if Annpú*o, acc 51*0 50 
bptnbim AopoA Anoip, ni cAbAppAinn mi *oe'n 
beAÚAix) bÁicnij Ap riií 'oe'n Aimpip *oo cAiceAr An 
r5 oit. 

TVpojbtnmeAp mo bicpeACA 1 ^cnuA'ó-cÁ'p. TVpoj- 
btntneAp pgpíbneoipeAcc be peAnn pbmne An bic, 
Agtif 1 gcionn cAmMtb ctnpeAT) cteire inV bÁim it)in 
mo méAnAib, Agup pmneAp lAppAcc Ap rgniobAt) An 
pÁipéAn. 

bíop An f^oib bÁ Áipiúe. bí An bÁ ú*o ptiAp 
pbmc, Agup rrnpe cóm piiAp if cóm pbiuc beir. Dí 
nA*óAnc An An -ocemix) A^Am, acc pm a pAib, 51*0 gup 
tugAp *oÁ ÓAonÁn cipme mónA biom mAp bA jnÁÚAc. 

tlmneAr An 1á úx> lApp^cc Ap An bmp " d " *oo 
•óéAnAtti ; nmneAf "o" An "ocúp ; bí pop ajaiti 50 
pAib cleic aj; pÁp Ap cAob x>eAp *oe'n "o" cum ^d'* 
-oo "óéAnAm *ói. Dí meAfVbAbb opm ; bí mo ptuc teip 
An bpÁipéAn ip mo ceAn^A attiac a^atti. TtmneAp An 
" d " mAp po — 9. 5^ i n Nop a ^ 1 TpÁibbe bí 1 -ocAob 
ciAn *oíom An ptn-óeAcÁn eibe. CtJAbAit) An mÁijipap 
í. T)em pé onm. 

"T)ubAp: beAc ' d ' -oo T)éAnAm," Ap pé, " acc 
nmmp An turnip — '9'; Agur beip p\) *oo bu<MÍ pé 
bÁn-btnble cA^pnA nA nuiciní onm. Kop^p m'ópoóg 



85 

im' béAÍ, A^uf pjieAb<yp im' f time be cemneA-p. Di 
An 0^*005 beóncA, acc niofi ctnp An mém pn cofg be 
ITHceAb. 

" Suit) tnA]i a fi^bAif ; An meA^Ann uú u^oto 
biom?" A|A fé, Agtif biiAib fé pciAtb eibe CAjAfnA 
nA -pbmneÁn opm. CpApAf mé pém yu\y ó nA 
btnbbib, Ajuf buAib pé Afu'f Ajup AjAif eibe mé. 

pÁ •óeijieA'ó Ú1A|\ ÚAbb, cui|A Hójm 11 í pÁitbe 
f5fie<yo Aipci. 

'"Oún r>o béAt," A|i pé, "nó jeóbAifi pém An 
oíjieAT) céAT)nA." 

ÚÁmi^ •oo^cA'OAf im' -pA'ÓAfAC; b'péiT)ifi ^ufi cuic 
f A 5 A f ^AigeAcc' tió t?AnncAipe ofirn, mA|\ bA jeÁjAji 
'nA t)iAi*ó ptm gufi moúuije&p *OómnAbb Ó Cpómín 
ip VIójaa flí ^Áibbe A5 -pceAÍtA-ó tnfse oj\m Af 
ppucÁn "oo bí 1 ngA]i *oo'n f50ib. 

"An btrtnb treAbAp ope Anoip?" aj\ An cAibín 
beAj;. T)ubAi]Ac pí é peo córh mÁnÍA mAcÁncA, gu^ 
cÁmi5 b|\íg itn' AnAm, A^tif cpomAp a]a j;Ái]iiT>e. 

" UÁ An ÓtVOÓj; ACCA," Ajl p, Agtlf fltlj; fí UlfACI. 

Híop moctngeAf An piAn aja An bÁcAijt pm, acc 
moctnjeAp ttia|a *oo beA*ó mo ctn-o pobA aj pnÁm 
pÁm' 5IAUA15, Agtif Ap pm píof CAot mo -ófiomA. 
toíop A-p *oeA|A5-tA-pAt) te nÁipe, acu fAoib pipe 511 ji 
be piAn é. 

"An bptnbim at)' gopcugAT)?" Ap pí. 

" Ó, cAppAing teAu," Afi mife 50 púj;Ac, A^up 
pu^ An biAij be^g ÁtAmn peo Ap fvijce ofim A^up Ap 
lon^Am m'óiroóije. Úuj An c-AÍc cnA^, A511P h\ An 
méAp -ptÁn A-p An nóirmc pm. 

"HÁ lei$ A|\ pbeAt) teAt fóp í," aja pí. 

Puai]a p biopÁn -peAitiAn A^u^p fÁiú p újiém' 
mtnnitu|Ae é, A tif Annpn ceAngAit p An mtnnitcpe 



86 

be bnÁgATO mo CAróige cótti jAp^A 'y *oÁ ntnob^Ainn 
•oo]\n aij^to Af An j^cbeAr ú*o, * 

" *0Á beAÚ-iiiA|\bAt) tTlíce^t nA TMéi|\e mé," aja 
nnre biom péttl, " ní ctnnjreA'ó fé jjAnnAbtiAic onrn 
jreApoA, acc 50 tnbeAt) tlón^ flí pÁibbe Y A rB 01 ^-" 

Dí ÁÚAr An An rnÁigircin ntiAin *oo connAi|ic ré 
pnn a^ plteAt) aj\ n-Air, rriAn t)o fAOib ré 50 
n'oeACM'ó A11 rbAc-bu&bA*ó nó-t)iAn o|\tnrA. tlíon 
§Ab ré niAtri ó fom onni. 

íé Sui*ó Annrm Anoif coir nA cemeAT), a SeAJÁmín 
Agur bí 1*0' buACAiib 1TIA1Ú peAr'OA," An -peireAn. 

Dí -oeibb nA he-ónpA An An bfAbbA 1 bpo^ur 
•oúmn. Ú115 An mÁigircin ctiAibbe *oo TlónA, ^gur 
*oubAi|\c pé Léi nA hiAÚA *oo trituneAt) t)Aíri-fA. 

Dí pí beA^Án níor rme 'nÁ mire, Agur ní 
bjruAnAr ]aiatti ó fom ceAcc x)o b'^Ann 'nÁ -piiAnAr 
UA1Ú1. 

T)eincí 50 -pAib mcmn neAtritjnÁÚAc aici, Ajuf 
1| % mAic *oo cpeit)im é, rriAtt níon hmnreAT) niAtii Aon 
ní*ó -01 nÁ ctnTrmeóc<yó pí Ain, bí a rne&b&in com ttiaic 
fm. tlíon ÍAbMn p focAÍ béAnÍA tiom An bÁ ú*o. 

'OubnA'ó jun b'iongAncAÓ An beAn a rnÁúAin be 
jéAn-mncbeAcc, ^jjur jti]\ rhúm pí puAij\ nAhéineAnn 
tj'á cbAinn. pé 1 n-Cininn é, bí eob<yp aj TlónA 
ca}a ^ac mriAoi 015 nó cníonnA T^An buAibeAt) niArii 
liom 1 bfur nó ÚAbb. 

*Oo ÚAirbeÁn p An SpÁmn x)Am^ An ^nAinnc^ ir 
An CatjáiÍ ; Ú115 pí cuAinirj; An ní pibib -oom, ir An 
bAinnío^Ain 6ibír nA S^XAn, An " Án btnngir nA 
Spáinne," An b^r únuAigrhéiteAC Aotxn ÍIuait), Agtir 
aja a j^Át) -o'éinmn. 5 01 ^ P fé lri 5° fobtnjúeAc, 
^5 u r f 1 boAr-rA péin nó. -oeóip 'nA ceAnncA. ÚAir- 
beÁn rí An Róitti -oatti iriAn a bpuiL O Tléitb — f5 1 ^ 



87 

nA n^Ae-óe&L — cunxA ; Ajjuf tiA rriACAiní cofgAnÚA 

A f r lT1 5° ptt Airmc > rnA t 1 A F ^T 101 " ^ <c 5 éArir)A 
piA*ÓAine " 50 bonb. 

TVéi-pceócAmn 50 bnAÚ ha beAÚAt) teif An jceAóc 
i3*o, A^tif níon ÓAitteAf niArri ó foin a tÁn t)e, acu 
cuineA^ *oeine<vó teir 50 hobAnn. 

Suat) gteó riA -p^ot&ini. fóí cituneAf mf An 
fgoit. "O'péACAf úontn. bí jreAn 'nA feAfAtri An mo 
cut, Agtif An tnÁijiruin A5 ^éACAinu Ain a|\ cniu- 
eAgÍA. 

T>ob' é An -peA'ómAnnAC fgntmcA An ^eAtt ú*o. 
bí cuÍAiú triín-éA'OAig Ain, Agtif boÍAÚA ttnbneAó 
rneóXA Aira, rnAn do beA*ó Af btÁÚAib aj ^Ár imeA'p^ 
jtnnu Aibit> £éAn-UAine. SAoite<yp ah uaija pn ^un 
córii&nÚA *otnne ua^aiL ha botAc^ úd, acu -pÁgAitri 
te hu*óAcc j^tin cÁmig AúnuJAt) méme onrn 'nA diait) 
fú*o. Acc Aon níi) ArnÁm, bí jpuAim Ain pút). Tlí 
*oóca gtj|i ctnn -pé gÁine niAtri av\ 1TlAn T>tibAnc, bí 
^Aiccíof mó|\ An An mÁigifuin noitne. 

V CÁ bptnt t)o teAbAn pAtinAi-pe?" An An jreAn 
•oeónAu^ 1 TttbéAntA. 

Hi feA'OAfA An é An fgAnnnAt) *oo ótnn An tneAn- 
bAtt An An mÁigif an, acu D'fneAgAin f é 1 ng&e'óitg — 

"UÁ fé uVLa™ Annro a^aiti, a *ótnne uAfAit." 

" Cad í An f AgAf únt&bfAA í f m ajau ? ní ctngim 
úú, a T)tnne," An An f eADtnAnnAc fgnú-ocA. 

" Ó, gAbAim pAnt)ún ajac," An An mÁijifa^, 50 
]?Ann, " f AoiteAf 50 nA^Af A5 CAinu te ^Anfún aca 
V o." 

X)o t)tib 1^ do t>eAn$ aj An bp eADtnAnnAc f gnú-ocA. 

"A! if AnnAth *oo cinnceAn -ptiAr if AniiAr te 
pÁir*oe me/' An -peij^eAn, 50 -pocAin, acc 50 bA^AnúAc, 
^Ajur j^eAttAim x>uic 50 n*oiotfAin Ar An eAfonóin 



88 



pn ; Agtif 50 inó^-irió]A ctnpeAt) mp An Áic feo úú 
cum uéAj\tA "oo tiunneAt) *oo ha pÁift)íb feo, acu "oo 
-|\éi|\ 'o'A'oriiÁt.N pém ir z^n^c^c teAC ceAnjjA aILca 
615111 eite 'oo cleACCA'ó/ , 

ConnAfc glume Thícíl aja cfic, a béAÍ aj cop- 
junje, acc 5 An 5105 Af. 

" > , AifijeAf 50 |\Aib beipc Ag An 'ocemi'ó 1 n*oío- 
iriAomeAf," a^i An feA-óm&nnAC. 

Cui]\ ITlíceÁt boóc cAfAÓu Af ; cÁmig An c-úf- 
tAb|\<N ctnge, acu gibé mí-Át) bí Aifi, ní 1 rntoeAjilA 
'o'ffeAgAi]! fé. 

"Tlí ft»lt An JAffÚn A|A fOgnATTI Agllf ACÁ An 

gei]A|vpeAC teice," aja fé. 

'O'féAc An peA*óinAnnAc aija 50 Cjuimn. 

" ^ ! bíf A5 ót mx)iu ! " 

tlmne ITHce&t lAffAÓc A|\ pÁfgAt) CAbAifc *o'Á 
fgópnAig, acc 1 n-ionA*o An ubAitb 'oo ctniiAitu, ca-o 
*oo *óéMifA*ó fé acu bfeic aja ctuAif Aifi fém. 

"Á! ctnjpm," Ap An feAt)mAnnAc, "acaoi boTDAf." 

T^Áif irh fé nA cmn, 'o'Áipirh fé nA h-AnmAnnA mf 
An beAbAf f iA-ónAife. 

" UÁ ttia|\ -oo f AOile<vp," A-p fé, " uÁ "oeic gcmn if 
cni pcit) bÁiú|AeAC, acc ceiúfe pici*o 'oo féip An 
te^b^vif feo; An trmgifaf bot)Aji Af meif^e, gAn 
ftriAcu A-p nA pÁifoíb 'nÁ fiAn rnúmce!" 

'Óftii'o míceÁt teif, Aguf *oac bÁn-goftn aij% 
tlu^ fé Aj\ eAfbAÍb cAfóige Aif. CAf An peAT)- 
mAnnAC aija 50 cApAi*ó. 

" TIÁ ctn^ AijneAf of m ; fÁ$ mo jiA*óAfc," Af fé 
s° f^f^AC. ^Af ^íceÁt bocc Af a coif 50 túbcA 
Lj\ifce, A^nf 'oo fnÁiTÍi fé An T)0|iuf attiac. 

Tluj; An fe^vúmAnnAc a]\ blúi]\e ÓAitce, T)em pé 
Ati An gcl&ji rmb A^iif do fgfíob fé ceifu Aip. 



8 9 

"]TéACAiT> opm," An yéy beif íia f^otÁiníb. 

Tlíofi §ÁbAt> t)ó An c-ója-oujat) pn, rriAn x)o bíomAn 
50 léin A5 ctin nA fút úní*o. 

" A]\ yogtAitneAbAn An floinnc, nó 50 h-Áijnce 
An -oneAiri if fine AgAib?" 

tlíon ctnn A1C1TD aca a íáttia 1 n-Ái]voe, rtiAn bA 
jnÁÚAÓ teo nuAin -o'fiAftttngeA'ó IDíceÁb ceijx 
T)iob. 

" An bpiit émne Ann-p o -oo |Aéit)ceócAt) An éeifu 
pn *o&m ? " 

tlíon ctnn émne aca con -oíob. 

"1p -OAVUmcmneAc An -oneAni pb, acc if t)óca 
nAc onAib acá An tocc, acu An bAn rnúinceóin." 

"LéigfeAT) An ceifc *oíb — tlomn cóax) if ceicne 
teAÚ-pmgmní 50 co*onorriAC it)in fé bACAÓAib 'oéAg, 

1f CAbA1|A *OAÍTl-fA An fUlgteAÓ." 

"UAb<Mn teAÚ-|iAob x>o 5AÓ bACAc if congAib 
-pém CAiftnún," aja guc beAj, 50 teAC-eAjÍAc. 

"UijjeAt) An fneA^Afúóin im' pA*ónAife," An An 
-peA'ómAnnAC, Ajtif btiAiL tlónA Hi/pÁitbe 50 rnÁnlA, 
50 ciúm, j?Á n-A *óém. Ctnn fé ceifc tnnúi, A^iif 
ceifc eile, A^iif ceifu eite fóf, acc -o'fneAgAin ji 
iAt) a|a fA-o, 50 |\éi*ó, 50 tnin. 

T) , imcig An gniiAim t)Á ceAnnAigcib. 

" CAit)é An u-AOf uu, a temb?" An fé. 

ÍÉ> Oeic nibbiA'cnA/' An p. 

" 1f món í a cult) mncteACUA," An fé 50 h-ífeAÍ. 

"Thúin An mÁigifcin 50 itiaic mé, ní beAt) Aon 
™<mu lonnAm triAnA tnbeA*ó é." 

" 'SeAt), b'£éiT)in é," aja An feA*órnAnnAc, "aóc 
meAfAim 50 bptnt níof mó vo' ceAnn-fA, 'nÁ 'nA 
ceAnn pém." 

ÚÁmig rneif ne&ó An An ^CAitín mbeA^, ^gtif An 



go 

ci teirf^éAt An i7iÁiji]xip -oo gAbÁil, ÍAbAip pi puAf 
50 meitme&c. 

" X)o péit)ceócAinn ceApcA níop c]uiAi*óe 'nÁ t>o 
cuijup o]\m." 

"1f 111AIC t)o c|tei*oiTTi tti," Agup ctnrrnt pé a ptuc 
te n-A b<Mf. 

"UAbAip mAiceATrinAf 'oo'n itiAigifcip bocu ! rÁ 
pé meACA, acc ní ptnt pé bo'óó.p 'nÁ nieipge. UÁ pé 
pojturncA teip ; t>o pémuij pé ceipc t)Atii-pA t)o úeip 
Afi triópÁn eite." 

TVpé&c Ati peAT>rriAnnAc 50 CA]AÚAnnAÓ tnpúi, ip *oo 
jÁip pé ; b'péi-oifi 50 |\Aib CAitín beAg mp An tnbAite 
Aige pém. 

" CtoipjreA'o An ceipc út>, ip péi'óceócA'o í/' aja p é 
50 mó*óiriA|iAC. 

H115 pí A|i ceipc, ctnrmb pi An clÁp t>ub, §ÍAn pí 
é, if pgpíob pí Aip rnAji teAnAf, Agup An peA*óiriAnnAc 
'5Á pAipe :— 

Cuipirn ceipc opu, a pgot-rhÁijifcip : 
T)Á mbeA'ó a^ac cup& beAt) "oéAnuA x)e óÁpúAnn 
That would contain five pints x>e jé&p-Trieit>5 nó 

bbAUAC, 

I demand how many solid inches *oo bí \&n ÁpÚAC? 

T)'péAc An jreATDtnAnnAC a|a T1Ó]ia, 'o'^óac pé aja An 

gclÁp *oub, triAccntnj pé aja feAt) uArriAiUl, jtAcrotiit; pé 

AJA JApftm 1 bpU^ 1]" CALL 1f télgeA-OAIA Of A COTriAIJU 

"Good," Ap pei^eAn, acc pAoitmi nÁp cuaL<vit) pé 
5105 tiACA, mA|\ x)o bí a f úite ceAn^Aitce 'oo'n cÍaja 
•oub. 

^Á 'óeipeA'ó *oo cpíocntng pé a cult) ^nócA. 

"S^Aipió Anoif," Ap pé, " A^up imciji-ó a bAite ? 
ip bíofj pubc A^Aib ; A^up mÁ cÁ nAOTÓeAn 'p A bAite 
1-0' -óiAi-ó-pe, a TIójaa, cAbAif An teAccopóm peo *óó 



9i 

Agllf ^bAlfl bet)' TTI&UMfl £0 JCUipiTTl ceAcuAipeAcc 
CU1C1 A1J\e TTIA1C t)0 CAbA1f\U THIIC." 

Ctnrrnb -pé a héA*OAn if a beACA. bí éA*o 0|\m 
beif. 'O'féAC ft i*oi|\ An /oÁ ftnb Atjtr. bí t)eó|\ A-p 

A 5flUA1*Ó. 

"Cat) cá uaic?" aja fé. 
"An TttÁigifciji," a^ p-pe. 

tí)Ain fé beA^nAc jfieim Af a béAb íocuAifi be 
n-A pActAito. 

"faíof) teif An coji fo," aj\ fei^eAn. 
XVuiribtnj; fí *óó. 



III. 

13íomA'p 50 moc bÁ'fA n'A bÁfiAÓ qitnnmgúe a^ 
*oo|iUf nA fgoibe. t)í > Ooirm&bb Ó Cpómín, if a 
•ófvotn tei|^ An n*oo|AUf , Ag cmiax) beAÚ-beAnn -oe f Aj<s-p 
•oÁm — "fgob&ipí nA fgcnbe 'oMofA'ó nA cboÓA, *oá 
bpéA'opAi'óe a ^cojAinc." 

Sgiob 'ottme éigm a bAijiéAT) *oe *ÓoirmAbb; bu&ib 
•otnne -ppeAÓ aja An mbAi|\éA-o, if funneArriAf\ biAC|\óix) 
coife *oe 50 c<vpAit). Tlío|\ ÚAicmg -pé pn be 'OotrmAbb, 
A^iif 11115 fé A|\ óúb cinn ofunfA 50 jreAjigAC. 

" bog 'oiom/' Aj\ rnife. 

"TH bogfAt), 50 mbéAfvpAifi fÁ-pAtri t)Am," aja fé. 

faí longnAt) o-prn, m^ji *oo jtéi'óciijeAf-'pA if 
*Ootiin&bb be céibe 50 m&n-iriAic 1 gcorhnui-oe, acu 
An coji fo bíomAji A5 -pAnncugAt) a céibe 50 poc- 
itiA]\ mA|A *oo bí nA ^&jifúin eibe "o'aja ngfuofAt). 
Coírm<NOf vo b'eA*ó pnn. £Á *óeijAeA*ó 'oo buAib- 
eAiriA|A a céibe 50 ceAnn, acu 1 bÁj\ An Acj\Ainn cia 
ciocjtat) caji cúmne nA -pgoibe a noeAf ojY&mn acc 
WíceÁb nA TTIéif\e, 50 fthgue fei^tjte. 



9 2 

txii^ yé aja hÁ}\]\ cltiAire ofim-fA 1-p aja *ÓoTrmAVl, 

i r D0 r5 in p r^ r 1rm 5° C1tl 5* 

*Oo co^Ain 5A]\rún te ^Ajvpún eite — "UÁ éA*o Afi 
*ÓomnAÍt te SeAJÁmín," 

"An bpnt tlónA tlí FÁitbe Annro?" aja An 
rnÁigircin. 

"tlí jrtnt ir ní beit) 50 ^óiL," aji ré 50 hAcinn- 
reAÓ, 'j^Á ^tieA^n^t) pém, " Agtir ní bi?tnlirn-|-e féw 
An fójn&tri m*oiu Leir." 

"Uéitn-ó a bAite Anoir," aji -pé, c< 1-p bíoó reAcc- 
riiAin fAOine A^Aib. Tléi'ócijp'ó te n-A céite ; nÁ 
ctoipm 50 mbei*ó Aon cnoit) eA*onAib, nó bAmpeAT) 
An cnoiceAnn *o'|?eAn nA bntnjne mp An cpeAcctriAin 
feo cusAinn." 

> , yéAC > OoTrmAVl50 h-eArurhAÍ eAfAonuAC onrn-rA, 
ir xD'féACAf Ain mp An jnocc céA'onA; acc Aon ní*ó 
AtnÁm, -oo ctnn An rnÁijiran fguAb im' tÁiiti, íy 
*oubAi|AU \é tiom An t,uAicneA*ó ir An *oeAnnAc t>o 
-pjtiAbAt) AtnAc^ 51*0 gun t>ói§ Liom Anoif 50 n*oéAn- 
j?at> |*é é f o 1 5CÁf nAÓ rnbeAt) AiújneAr ajatti jrém 
Ajur A5 TDotnnAUl. 

Stn*ó ré jrém An a caúaoin; ctnn yé a 'óá *óeÁn- 
nAinn t?Á n-A -pmeigín Agtif úorntng ré aja CAinc teir 
^ém. tlíon ctnn fé ftnrn ionnArn-rA. Sui-oeAf An 
mo conA-giub if -o'fAineAr é. 

"TpuAin An CAitín beAg a 5tnt)e o'n mbo*oAc 

1r beA^ An LéijeAnn acá 'nA plAorg ftm. Tlí pint 
Ann acc ^Ai^ín sIujajaac. UmgeAnn ré An g^e* 01 ^ 
^o -oiAn-niAic, acc cÁ bneir tíiójvóáLa Aip a uei^eAn 
ai]a. T)eipreAn Uotn ^un peACA cAbA|\ÚA é, acc 
bm-óeACAf le X)ia, ní ^em T)núife mip ; ''—bAin -pé 
^Lón Ar An -pui-oeAcÁn Le n-A *óonn. 



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*0'éi|\i§ -pé 'n-A ftn*óe Annpn ; •ójuii'o fé teif An 
tvoojuif; cuAlAf 5^ó|A nA heocfiAc ; jÍAcvóAf 50 
huAirinAc — " nÁ cuifi An jLvp opin." Caj* An eoÓAip 
in]" An T)0}uif, Agtif cuiji -peifeAn a ceAnn 1-pueAc. 

"Á! a SeAJÁmín, níop ctnriimjeAf ofic, -pgemn a 
bAite Anoif, mo buAÓAitt rriAiú," A^up geAttAim tDuic 
gup *óeineAf "oeAbAt). 



IV. 

UÁ tlófiA Tlí pÁiUbe b]\eoice," A|i mo ™ácaiji. 
<4 Puacc, 1-p t)óca?" A|\ rmfe 50 neArhftnrn- 
eAiiiAit, 51*0 50 fiAifa rneAjiÁn irn' ceAnn Aguf cjuc im' 

bAÍÍAllí). 

Ctnfi mo iriÁCAi|\ miAf p|\ÁUAi-óe ajv ™'a jai*ó auiac 
Ajtif 5]Aeim éifg, acu níoj\ b'£éi'oijAbiom-f a a mbÍAip 
eA*ó. 

"tflAife, cA*o cÁ o|vu, nó caji §Aib x>o jjoite?" 

CflOtTIAf A|\ 50b. 

"1T)o 5|A^t) cú; AUA01 bfieóiue, if bAogóbAÓ; uÁ 

c'éAt)An Ajl 'OeAjAJ-tAf A*Ó." 

lí)iiAib p cpocAn tnfge aji ttnb óf cionn nA 
cemeAt). 

" CAIU^eAt) "00 COf A T)'f OÉflUJAX) AgUf CÚ CUJl A 
COT/tAT)." 

"tlí CAICfl]!," A|l mi]^e 50 T)ÁnA '0JA0C-tAb< v f1C<\C, 

"acc CAiq:eA"o Tló^& tlí pÁitbe "o'^eicpn ; bí p 50 

1T1A1C tlOin Afl f50lb, AJUf ní £uit J01OC OflTTl acc 

fgeón, rriAp *otibAi]Ac An mÁigi^cip nÁ beAt) ji 1 bfA*o 
a|\ An -p A050X fo." 

Hi *oubAif\r An mÁiJifdfi a beicéiT) feo, acc ir 
rócA 5ti|A irieAttA-p iné jréin 50 nx)ubAi|ic. 



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'Mll&ife, ciopnbAt) Ain nÁn teig -uinc," A]\ fí. 

Le n-A linn pn ÚÁ11115 m'AÚAin irueAÓ. 

" AuÁ An CAitín beA^ út) aj T)ut aja cút," A]1 
^eiveAn; u ní cmnp*ó fi An cfeAcxmAin *oi. 13a T>eAr 
An teAnb í ; connAnc 50 mitiic Ag An bpobAÍ í le 
coir a inÁÚA]\, Agtif mun& mbeA-ó nA-ÓAjic id' cút -oo 
cíjreÁ 50 ]^Aib gA^An a tiACAn a$ ^AbÁit *oi. Ú115 fí 
An jTiAoi tJAit), beAnnAcu nA tignÁf be n' An.vm. 

" SAOiteAf nAc |\Aib p *onoc-flÁmceAc Ati Aon 
con, Agur 50 |\Aib piot) bneÁj -pobbÁm tnnúi 1 
jcomnui-oe/' An mo mÁÚAin. 

" HleAbbAnn An tdac *OAome," An feifeAn. 

Útnc mo cnoi'óe im' ctiAb. T)o cAbAnpMv.n mé 
fém An a -pon. Dí biúj im' cbtiAif, ir nmnce im' 
mcmn. CtnneA^ cneA*o ArAm. TV^éAÓ m'ACAin ojmi 

"Uaja 1 beic cu^Am," a|a fé. 

fóuAit fé bÁrri An mo ttiAbArnn, nug fé An cuirbmn 
onm. 

" Ctnn a co*obAt) An beAnb -po, cÁ rriAn a beAt> 
pAbnAr Ain/' An yé. 

TH beig^eAt) eA^ÍA *ÓAm a nÁt) ueir nAc nAib 
émní*ó onm, Agur "oob' éigeAn # oom jjeibleAT) *óó 50 
bom-bÁicneAc. 

"pÁn jta'oa An An mÁigircin; ctnn fé f^AnnnA., 
An An beAnb bocc," An mo mÁÚAin. 

CuineAt) a cox)Ia*ó mé. 

"Hi ctncpt) néAb onm," aji .i»re biom fern, acc, 
mAn pn jrém, ní nAbAf 1 bpvo irrT buije 50 nAbAr 1m' 
cnAp cot/Iaca. 

UAitib^eAT) x)om An oit)ce úv 50 nAib HónA A5 
mtnneA'ó AmnÁm tDAm An m-pe coif AbAnn, 50 nAib 
bbÁÚA A5 fÁf Ann, gun bAibigeAf bÁn "otnnn -oiob 



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Aj;tif gup T>emeAf pleAfj t>o TIo^a *óíob, 50 fiAib 
bAiuín ajaiti A^tif gun úóÓAf pop pÁ pne&triAib 
An ctucAinicín, 50 bpuAnAp An c-ubAiUUn rmbif 
Ann Ajjup gun pgtnbeAp "oi-pe é/ Sub *oo bí An 
u-ubAiVlín, 'OAn tiorn, pgtnbce A^Atn, x>o tÁmig 
ttlíceÁt nA tTléine be pL<yicín *onAoix)eAccA ip *oo 
buAib pé ipe béi mp An rnbACAf — 

" Am ac 50 pbAiceATrmAf LeAc, a tlón' Hi ^Áibbe," 
An f é. 

T)o jimneAt), t)An biom, cobún geAb t)i, if "oo be&t 
fí a pjjiAcÁm, Agtif "o'eiueAÍt p 50 néAb&ib neitrie. 

T)o iriúfgÍAp Ap mo co*oLa*ó be jeic. CuAÍAf 
MiÁb cox)b&CA mo íftÁúAn 50 néit> fOCAin, AJUp bí 
m'AÚAitt Ag pnAnnuAnnAij 50 -pÁtti, rriAn bA gnÁúAÓ. 

T)'éAbtjigeAf Af An beAbAi*ó, cAjrpAingeAr An 
TnAi*oe" btnbg Af An n*oonup, 'o'Á^'otiijeAf An ÍAifce 
50 bog byieAj if T)o -pgemneAf aiuac pÁ t)núc€ nA 
homce. ^O'pÁgAp An 'oeAng-beAÚAt) An óóriibA im' 

•Ó1A1I). 

Dí Áic córhntn'óe 11ónA cirnceAbb *oÁ triibe tiAitn 
An An "ouAob ceAp *oe'n AbAinn TliAbAÓ. ConnAnc 
1 bpA*o uAim béAf pottnp Agtip "óeineAp Ain. 

Tlí piAib néAríiAipeAcc nÁ eAgbA púcAi*óe oj\m An 
con fo, 51*0 50 -pAbAf meAu^ 50 beón ajv iiAinib 
eibe. 

LeAnAf An id'ajaid pop An cunnAÓ Ag pneAb^vó 
ó cúnuóig 50 cúpuóig, ^SUf mÁ éinig ceAnc pjvAoij 
be jÁin nó nAopgAÓ te pgneAt), níoji ctnneAf pnrn 
ionnuA. 

T)o -ppoifeAf pÁ *óeineAt) An pimneóg rnAji a 
bpACA An pobup Dí connÁn jeAÍAi^e mp An "ooiriAn 
tiA]% Agup 5A0Ú ionnpuAj\ Ag -pe-meA-o a n*oeAp 
Tlí n&ib pinnn éAt)Aij 0|\m. T)o pnÁihAp puAf An 



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cnó bó 1 t)UAob ciAn *oe'n nj, Aguf "o'féACAf 50 
c|\uirm ifceAc unit) An bftnnneóig. 

Sm í Amif Am í ^An Amn Af Aguf a gfUAj; bpeÁg 
bw'óe A5 pteAt) Lei, a mÁÚAip Ag UAbAipc "oige J1 

Anoif If Afíf, ^5^f ^5 JAbÁlt pA1T)|AÍn 50 -OÚt]\ AC- 

cac, Ajjuf Hon a a$ cAinc if Ag bAoc-CAinc téi pém. 
*OÁ óigeACc *oo bíop, bí por ajatti 50 nAib An 

f^TÍlAltl U1]\C1, mAf Af UAIfUb T)0 CU1f fí A tÁlmíní 

mine ge^ÍA AtriAC caji An gcintc, ^gur x>o corntng 

p Af CÓniA1}\eAt1l Af tlA ffACACAlb. TVféACAT) An 

mÁCAin tnnci 50 bnónAó, Ajuf cít)inn 50 gcuineAt) 
H cnop An pATonín Le n-A béitín cAnAi*óe. 

T) , féACAf fUAf An An fpéin Agup fAOiteAf 50 
bf^cAf TlófA Ann, rriAn a CAi'obpeA'ó -oom. 

t)í An rnAig-oín 50 lonnnAó Y A 'oouiAn ceAf— 
•o'AicmjeAf 50 *oiAn-TriAic nA féAÍcA pn, mAn if 
jnÁúAÓ le x)Aomib nÁc bftnt clog nÁ UAineAT>óin 
aca f éAÓAinc 1 n*oeineAt) nA hoi*óce An An 'ocnAij'oín 
nuAin *oo ceAfCtngeAf uaúa bneic 50 moc An AonAÓ 
nó AifneAnn. 

Útnu néitxín Agtif eAnbAbt ceineA*ó teip unit) 
An ppéin 'f A *ooTTiAn coin, teig VS^ca géAnnA An 
vnACAine 1 n^Af *oom gÍAOX) a^ca, ir ctnn j;AnnT)At 'nA 
nieAfg hÁ-*oÁ-T)Á géAn Ájvo Af mAn fAbAt) 50 nAib 
nu*o 615m A5 ceAÓc. 

D'féACAf fÁ t)ém nA ngéAnnA. ConnAnc feAn 
A5 cun *oe cugAm 50 oug cnéAn. TVpyineAf é 50 
TréAn-nAX)AncAc a^ T)éAnAm onm. T) , féAc fé 1 bpup 
ir caVL *Óntnx) bAnAÍcnA tlónA An comneAÍ cum nA 
rumneóiije, ctnc An polur An m'AJAvó, ^uf con- 
nAinc m'ACAin mé. tlic pé cugAm — 

"A CA1C1f, CAT) UÁ AgAC "o'Á T)éAnAítl Annfo?" 

A^ur do fgiob fé An a bACA^Amn mé. 



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ftíof rni' ttnge An ye&t> t>á thí. 'OubnA'OAn 50 
jiAib ^n n&rhAiUl opm pém, Agur 50 nAbAf A5 
gtACOAC An HónA. UÁimg a rnÁCAin 50 rmnic Arn' 
£eicrmc. 

puAnAf ror fÁ "óeineAT), acc bí HónA ,j p& cilt, 
A^ur bí An rAogAt 'oub *ooncA. UÁ rí ór cionn 
c^og&T) bt/iA*ÓAn Y Ari úifi. 

1]" aiu An rAOJAÍ é. UÁ "oIaoi td'a ^nuAig biii'óe 
Y°Y A 5 Arn > A 5 <J f ^íon cAiUte&r niArh An ceAÓr ú*o vo 
rhúm rí t)om An •óeitb nA h6ónpA An tÁ eAnnAij ú*o 
jtat) ó 1 rjjoit An T)oiníin. 



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Page 3, line i. f einm món, large farm ; CiAnnAi§e, Kerry ; £Ainm- 

úeAn, ^Ainm, call, ^AinmceAn, is called ; Cúm 

t/tntnne, name of place. 
„ „2. •óÁ rrnbe acjaa nó mor mó, two thousand acres or 

rather more (mó). 
tt a 3- Stearin irmue fern, glen by herself = almost a glen 

in size. 
n tt 4- piÁútngeAnn, dwells, inhabits. 
„ „ 5. mA'OA'ó ntiA-ó, fox ; -pob&n or lolAn, eagle ; f iac 'oub, 

raven. 
„ „ 6. -peAbAc, hawk. 
tt t> 7- V^utf stream, fnuúÁm, pi. ; 'gÁ fueAbtA'ó -pém be 

-pÁtiAi'ó, hurling themselves down hill. 
„ „ 8. i?Aibb, rock,//. -pAibbeAcA; Aitb, rock; AbA, river; 

^bónAc, tuneful, voiceful ; ^An^Ao, violent (in 

flood; ; -pnÁmAX), swimming, creeping. 
tt tt 9- ftiiomAT) (spinning), winding ; cunnAc, gen, cunnAig, 

marsh. 
„ ,, 10. bóúAn, road ; -imeAbb, border, edge. 
„ „ 11. fbiAb, mountain, pi. -pbéibce. . 
„ „ 12. Anoif if Anif , now and again ; cajv beAn, beyond the 

main. 
tt tt x 3« ciof , rent ; An cior, on rent ; con^Aib, keep, hold ; 

ní cóin^beócATóir, (they) would not keep ; a >oó, 

about two . . . 
tt v J 5- 'oeitt» say ; 'oetncí, it used to be said ; 50 nAib, that 

there was; mívÁ'ó éi^m, some misfortune; An 

ceAnn, on the head of, hanging over. 
fl „ 16, > oeineA , o •OAome bAOúA, foolish people used to say ; 

•pAtriAil, an apparition, a ghost, sprite; •o'Á feic» 

TWSi appearing, being seen, 



IOO VOCABULARY. 

Page 3, line 17. flmn, slate, gen. rl/mne; cig flmne, house roofed 

with slate; cuj\úa ftÍÁf 'tiA LÁp, erected in the 

middle (of the farm). 
„ „ 18. ciaIIiíiaj\, adj.pl. ciaILi1ia|aa, sensible; •OAop, dear; 

j\ó-t)ao]a, too dear. 
n n *9- cpeAc, spoil, rob; 50 ^c^veAc-pAt) ri, would beggar ; 

U05, take, occupy; uó^a-ó, v. cond. t would take. 
,, ,, 20. acc Aon ní-ó A1Í1Á111, (but one thing), however; 1 

n-Áijvoe, vacant for letting purposes. 
., „ 21. UA111A1LL tfiAiú, good space of time ; -£U\\ cAfAt) . . . 

rtige, happened to come along. 
„ „ 22. fipe, emphatic for \\ ; UApATÓ, quickly. 
Page 4, line 1. x)o b'eAx) i, she was; t>aú (colour), 'oacaitiai'L, light- 
some of countenance, fair-skinned, good-looking; 

50 teójA, enough. 
„ „ 2. CAile, girl (term not complimentary) ; cui^pnu, 

understanding ; 5A11, without ; Antif o if Armr* út>, 

here and there. 
» » 3- TAobA|\ . . . (edge), cold stare. 
; , „ 4. -pAiuceAf, awe, fear; cjveit), believe; ni ó|\ei , o|?eA , ó, 

would not give heed to ; cuL-cAinu, slander, back- 
biting. 
„ „ 6. ceArmtng, buy ; -co ceAnnu ig, bought ; t^aua, flock: 

caojaa, a sheep, gen. pi. caojaac. 
it » 7« *>o b'é ... it was (just) the place to put; VUiti, 

flank. 
„ „ 8. |veAifiA|A, fleshy, thick; triéiú, fat, succulent; AinAc 

■pÁ'n r;cnoc, out on the hill. 
tt t > 9- Cj\éA , oAi'óe, shepherd ; 'ha bf eix>iL, attending them. 
„ 10. fÁ n-A fúiL fém, herself looking on ; 50 itiójvóáIaó, 

proudly, with pardonable pride ; rn ACAijAe bó, a 

number ("bawn") of milch cows ; x>'Á ^cpux), being 

milked. 
„ „11. ceAc]\A]A dam, four women. 
,, ., 12. C|\ur£Án cige, house-furniture ; jrutuijAr-eAc, in 

abundance, abundantly; leAOAÍ'ó, bed, pi. LeAp- 

CAÓA. 

„ ,, 13. lomtjAu'je, couches; bor£Ait)e, boxes, trunks; cótfi- 
j\ Ait>e, chests ; cAÚAoijAeACA, chairs. 

,, ,, 14. 'ha úeAnnuA fAin, along with that, in addition to 
that; ceAnnuA, in other cases means support, a 
prop, also difficulty: cÁ fé 1 t)ueAnnuA, he is in a 



VOCABULARY. IOI 

difficulty (hard-pressed) ; fA§Af, kind, or sort ; 

biA"ó, food, gen. bit); x>eoc, drink, gen. X)ije; 

(-oo) be<yó, would be. 
Page 4, line 15. a^ ueapoAbAib, wanting, required ; 1 T)ci§, in a house. 
„ „ 16. da gnÁúAó . . . her usual employment ... to be 

(beic). 
,, „ 17. rÍAicín, a small rod ; cAiúpéibwn, gen., woodbine. 
„ „ 18. Ar^Aibb, arm-pit, oxter; cú óíocnAc, voracious hound; 

cótfi h-Ájvo be, as tall as ; bnoniAc, colt, reAnjAAc, 

filly, foal. 
„ „ 19. be n-A coir, accompanying her. 

„ „ 20. A|\ bÁnn f Aibbe, on the top or point of a rock or cliff. 
„ „ 22. fVA'OAjAc, sight, power of seeing ; com ^óaja r&m . . 

so keen as to enable her . . . 
„ ,, 23. cómAineAm, reckon, count; rnieA^, amongst; iu 

mbeA-nu, the peaks (of the mountains). 
„ „ 24. AO'ÓAijAe, herdsman; f^Áú fAibbe, shelter of a cliff; 

nó, or ; An, on ; cÁn]\ 1 n-Áijvoe (front parts up- 
ward), lying on back. 
>» >» 2 5- pbÁf mín, smooth-grassed slope ; An bob^ ah cnuic, 

on the side or face of the hill. 
„ „ 26. Aon feAn, no man ; acc Am Ám, except. 
„ ,, 27. ^0 b'éi^eAn -oo-rAn, he was obliged or compelled; a 

bóÚA|\ t>o cAbAinc aij\, to depart, take himself 

away. 
„ ,, 28. 'o'éir, after; t>o niActigAX), to drive to a level place 

for the night, to " bawn." 
,, „ 29. 'otib cum co-oIaua, go for night's rest; cómunrAn, 

gen. of cóíúunrA, neighbour. 
,, „ 30. uajv ueójAAinn, beyond the boundary or precincts." 
,, „ 31. cAibíníb Aimpne (time-girls), serving maids; ntit) 

céA-onA, same thing. 
„ „ 32. beAn bAinne (milk-woman), dairy-maid; t>o co'obAX), 

used to sleep, slept. 
if %f 33« feomuA uacua]aac, upper chamber. 
Page 5, line 1. ir AnnAth -oo bAbjAAX), it was seldom (Ann<vm) used 

to speak, or did speak ; tdo b'é ^no, it was the 

duty. 
„ „ 2. 5AÓ oix)ce, each night ; comneAbb An bAfAX), lighted 

candle. 
„ ., 3. buAÍAó aja bono, place on a table ; coif , by the side 

of. 



I02 VOCABULARY. 

Page 5, line 4. ioeibiún nó A-oAinr;, pillow or bolster; cóinmjA'ó, 

dress or prepare ; aj\ ceAnn, at head of. 
„ 5. bj\Aicbin (bjAAu, covering, bin, gen. of bion, flax), 

sheet; ctnbue, quilt (not a borrowed word); x>o 

beACAX), to spread ; g An AigneAr, no conversation. 
,, 6. niof wo, further, anymore; ni (5A11) . . . nior mó, 

no more. 
,, 7. 5f\eAnnAriiAn, odd, strange; gneAnnniAn, pleasant, 

agreeable. 
„ 8. 5105, a tittle ; beA£ nÁc, almost. 
,, 9. nmneAf, I did; bÁn.-oíceAbb, full-best; "level" best, 

cótnn.ÁTÓ x)o cun, draw into conversation. 
., 10. ifooróóe (m rAnc oixbce), night in general ; nioj\ . . . 

niAiúeA|% no good for me, effort useless. 
„ 11. be ^eiu, abruptly, with a start. 
„ 12. 1 ^cóniAin, for, in preparation for; bjvÁÚAn -01 (brother), 

friend to her. 
„ 13. 1nt)iACAib Coin, East Indies, India; 1 ^cÁr, in order 

that; Á1C cornntn'óúe, dwelling-place. 
,, 14. 50 tubeA-6 Ai^e, he would have ; nuAin, when ; cioc- 

f ax), would come. 
„ 16. A|\ ceAnn eibe, said another one. 
., 17. mAcÁnuA, honest; mÁnbA, mild, modest; ní x>óig, do 

not think. 
,, 18. mAnbócAX), would kill; rgiAÚÁn beAÚAin (leather- 
wing), bat. 
„ 19. cax) if Air»m xm, Átn ? what is her name, though 

(Ám) ? 
,, 20. ni -peAX>An = ni bftnb fior AgArn, I do not know; 

x>oniAn b|AAon&c (tearful world), a figure of speech ; 

Anglo-Irish, I don't know, "in the world" ; gbAot), 

call, 5b&ox)Aitn, I call (her). 
„ 21. beAfAinm, nick-name; beAn An beArA (bior, a fairy 

fort), a woman of mystery ; 51*6 gun mon. An nÁiné 

x)úmnbeiú, although it is a great shame for us to be. 
„ 22. cúb-ÓAinc, back-biting; mAn, because. 
„ 23. cium cAncAnnAc, quiet, loving. 
„ 24. bAib (prosperity) Ó t3ia . . . God bless the work. 
„ 25. be An pubAib (travelling woman), beggar-woman ; 

beir, to; cAibinib, girls {dat.pl.) 
„ 26. beir pn (with that), at that time, particular time. 
„ 27. letg, let. 



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Page 5, line 28. uittpéirc *on, huge beast of a hound j te tva coir, 

by her side ; AihAruA , bark ; 'lÁn-gtópAó, full- 
sounding. 
Page 6, line 1. Air ce, out of her ; cot^, vicious attitude, ready for, 

attack ; rtonnr/A'ó, hair 
„ „ 2. rntnneÁt, neck. 
„ „ 3. rAot, (wolf), name of the hound ; Ltng ríor 50 -oiAin 

('oéA'ÓAin?), lie down at once. 
,, „ 4. rtnrn mnce, did not notice. 
„ ,, 5. ^tAtn, bark of defiance. 
„ „ 6. At>ei|\im LeAu, I say again ; nÁ bíox> . 3 . be not afraid, 

poor woman. 
„ „ 8. níojA tei^ An cú tnnúe ^un, . . ., the hound did not 

pretend that, did not " let on " that. 
„ „ 9. 'iia bnoUlAc (in her breast), part of body below the 

throat ; ÚAnnAm^ rí, she pulled forth. 
„ „ 10. tnpt/ir, instrument ; cemeA'ó, of fire, fire-arm ; 

r 5A01L, open, let go ; piléAn, shot. 
i t ., 11. rntnnjreA-o-rA, I shall teach; neAtfiftnm -oo cun, to 

put little heed (neAtfiftnm). 
„ „ 12. rnV cuit) Aignif, in my address or conversation. 
„ „ 13. Ar^Aitt, arm-pit, oxter ; 1 -oceAnncA, along with. 
„ „ 14. -pÁ'ti jcnoc, out on the mountain; 50 rnín mÁnuA, 

meekly, modestly. 
„ „ 15. mA|\ bA gnÁÚAc, usually, as usual ; 51X), although ; 

cnÁf) cnoix>e, vexation of heart. 
„ „ 16. ^An por, secretly, without showing it; bAiUl-cn.iú or 

bAil1ic]MÚ, trembling of limbs. 
„ „ 17. reAO Anoir, well now {an exclamation) ; nÁó /oeAf . . ., 

how nice, what a nice . . . 
„ „ 18. cAiLin ha ^ceAf.c, of the hens, hen-maid. 
„ „ 19. t)A|a ro 'pir rút), by this and that; m h-ionnuAoib, 

it is no trust, it is not safe, not to be trusted. 
„ „ 20. ctiroeAccA, company, in company with, in the pre- 
sence of; a leiúénD, the like. 
„ „ 21. piioth, an action ; feic, see; -pACAtJAr, was seen ; ni 

fAcAúAf, was not seen; j\iAtn, ever; rgemn, hie 

away; r^emnr/eAt), I shall fly henceforth (iÁiú- 

neAc). 
n » 2 3- HÁbA'ó, obligation, necessity. 
„ „ 24. geóbAin. or §eAbAij\, you shall get; ttiAncAigeAcc. 

borne forward {primary meaning, on horseback). 



104 VOCABULARY. 

Page 6, line 25. An eA-6 ? is it so ? 

„ „ 26. 'peA'ó, it is so, yes; 50 T>íneAó, just so; piAibrnb, 

^UAibne, shoulders; cnrrcoAC T>eAr, nice covering. 
„ ,, 27. cbucmAn, warm, well-sheltered; mAcfbuAg, goodly 

company ; at>' úionnb&cAn, conveying, accompany- 
ing you. 
„ „ 2S. Tti nAtor/eAnc, King of miracles {an exclamation)-, -poc- 

jvait), funeral. 
it „ 29. cAibe, girl, hussey; unuAg, pity; unócAine, feeling, 

mercy ; pbéAr^, burst. 
„ „ 30. An gob, crying, weeping; ujviúi'óe gÁijvi'óe-, fits of 

laughter. 
M „ 32. -otnne a^ 50b . . . , one weeping, another laughing; 

■peAn-focAi, a proverb, old saying. 
„ ,, 33- A0T)Aine, shepherd, herdsman ; cjmaLI, moving towards. 
Page 7, line 1. mAmneAc, back-yard; cuin fé cbuAf Air\ fern, he 

listened attentively {lit. put an ear on himself) ; 

pvo, whilst. 
„ ,, 2. i*oir\, between ; *oeor\A, -oeonAib, tears ; a^; uAbAinu, 

giving. 
M „ 3. cuAinir^e, account, tidings, report, gen. of ctiAi[Y)fS5 

^eAn^, anger; -pein^e ha mnÁ, the anger of the 

woman ; *oó, to him. 
„ ,, 4. £An céibb, without sense. 
„ „ 5. normpe, before her, of her; 'oeAn ntro tnnúe, obey 

her, do as she bids. 
„ „ 6. 'óemim, I do, --pe is emphatic ; m bAogAb, no danger. 
„ ,, 7. ni cuinim'TO, we do not put; pibéin, shots. 
„ „ 8. uacc, choke, uacc Am Aoit), we choke. 
„ „ 9. b'f éroin é, perhaps so. 
„ „ 10. 'Án mbo'ónA'ó, bothering, deafening us; mAn geAbb, on 

account of, concerning. 
„ „ 11. mA'OA'ó, or niA'onA, dog; lonAnn, equal; ja-o, a gad 

or withe ; bÁp be ^at>, death by hanging. 
„ „ 12. ceA-p-otngeAnn tiAim, I seek, require, want; -p^iobAf, 

a sup, as much as the lips can draw in one gulp ; 

iocA, extreme thirst. 
n „ 13. ni feA-OAim é cup, I cannot put it ; Af mo ceAtin, from 

my mind. 
n „ 15. aic, strange, odd, singular; ctnlb, deserved, earned. 
„ „ 16. if cumA biom, I care not ; f AgAr*, kind or sort ; geib- 

eAnn, do get. 



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Page 7, line 17. a LeiúéiT> ritm, the like of that yonder; CAiuneAtii, 
like, esteem. 
„ „ 18. cAicn rné:=úAiuneAr ; An b-peACADcon, did ye see. 
„ 19. cormAinc, saw. 
„ 20. UAnrnA, across ; rnACAine, a plain. 
„ 21. f AoiieAf or f A01L mé, I thought ; gun An, that it 
was at. 
„ „ 22. AtfiAfunAig, barking. 
„ „ 24. 50 •oeithin, indeed; 50 'oeAjVbúA, truly. 
„ „ 25. ni mAn fin 'OAtn-rA, it was not so with me ; f i|\in, 

little man (used contemptuously'). 
„ „ 26. cArcA, twisted, wrinkled ; aj ^AbÁib 1 teic, coming 
thitherward. 
„ 27. 50 j\Aib mAiu ajac, thank you. 
„ 29. 1 bferóib a gnóúA, attending to his business. 
„ 30. fÁ'n Atn ro, about this time. 
„ „ 31. hiuLIac ha genoe, tops of the hills ; 50 cAnncAnAÓ, 
bitter in mind ; buAi'óeAnÚA, troubled, sorrowful ; 
1 n'oiAix), in the absence of. 
,, „ 32. cuúaiJ, fierce, high-tempered; be n-A h-Air, by her, 

along with her. 
•» » 33- 'S A cof Aib, at her feet. 
Page 8, line 1. ciú, a shower. 

„ „ 2. cAipin ceoig, a foggy cloud; mubbAc An Aiumn : 
AiueArm, gen. Aiumn, furze ; a cone-shaped moun- 
tain in Kerry. 
i> >f 3« bf\Au éA-ounom, light covering; 'o'iornptng ri 1 LeAÚ- 

UAoib, she turned aside. 
„ „ 4. r^Áú, shelter. 
»» „ 5- |\Aifoe, rain driven by wind, driving scud ; -peroeA-o, 

blowing ; úájVIa, it happened. 
„ „ 6. gun b«Aib, met; nÁb&ine pn, clean-limbed, active, 
man; rinue, lying; 50 fUAinc, comfortably; coif, 
alongside. 
»» m 7- pneAb ré 'ua f tiiT)e, he got to his feet quickly, stood 

up ('ua furóe); 50 béAr-Ac, politely. 
,, ., 8. «o'titnUiig, bowed low; »01, to her. 

„ 9. ruró, sit; An f if e = An p, said she; utnnreAc, tired. 

„ ., 10. UAp éir, after; An uunmr reo, this journey; 1 gcom- 

mb An ^AobAi|\, "against the edge," fAobAn, the 

extreme ridge or highest point of a mountain, from 

the plain the mountain seems to cut the clouds. 



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8, linen. irbeAj; An lon^ruvó rain, "little wonder is that," no 

wonder. 
,, 12. Apt), steep, high ; uAi^neAc, lonely. 
„ ,, 13. 1 -ouAob ah iiAipnr, regarding the loneliness; 501LL, 

disagree, dislike ; ni goibbeAnn, does not dis- 
please. 
,, ,, 14. mAinpnn, would live, enjoy. 

,, 15. minn mop, big ocean, "Atlantic;" bAiruiAn t)inn, to 

the west of us, bArcoin, to the east, bAirueAf, to 

the south, bArcuAiT), to the north; beAtin aj\ 

beArm, peak upon peak. 
,, 17. Aiúne 1V1A1Ú, "good acquaintance with," I know 

(them) well. 
„ ,. 18. An-bneÁ§, very beautiful; T)eACAin, difficult; cior, 

rent; 'oo T)iob, to pay; ArcA, "out of them," for 

them. 
,. 19. -oo h-oiLeAx), were reared, brought up. 
„ 20. if AiribAró é, it is so. 
„ 21. ni j\AbAir = ni |\Aib cu, you were not ; jUAin, never; 

Ar a |\a*óa|ac, out of view of them. 
„ 23. ronAi^e, well, happy; beAÚA, life, existence. 
,, 24. if eAx>, . . . , yes and no ; it is so and it is not. 
„ 25. cotrmuix), dwell, live. 

,, 26. imeAr-£, amongst; nA ponnAc, the foxes . . . 
„ 27. Ainm '0111U, your name. 
,, 28. SeAgÁn An Áip (destruction) . . . , they call me 

roving John. 
,, 30. ni ^An r/Áú, not without reason. 
,, 31. 50 mei-óneAc, lightly, pleasantly, airily; buACAibb 

bÁn, white-boy. 
„ ,, 32. méinbeAc, lawbreaker, rebel ; mAj\ A*oéAf\|:Á, as would 

be commonly said; cum a úoib . . . . , to obey 

his own wishes. 
Page 9, line 1. ppeAb, a sudden start ; cug, gave. 
,, 2. ^ÓAn, keenly, sharply. 
„ „ 3. niAjA fin fern, yet withal, for all that. 
„ ,, 4. ni -oemim, -peAbb, I do no treachery ; *oémitn = g(iix)- 

im, I do ; An mnÁib, to women ; ní mó nÁ ninneAr, 

neither did I do (act); -pinbiugA-o, wounding, 

drawing of blood by blows. 
,, 5. \ An jtác, without reason or cause; c tune a*©, was put ; 

Af mo f eibb,, out of possession (of land). 



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Page 9, line 6. mAoin fAogAtuA, worldly goods; ni -pun, not a 

secret; a jv<yó, to say; ^tip bAineAr-, that I took. 
» » 7- 5^ A f CA > t0 °k a goose out of them (his tormentors) 

= I served them out, revenged myself on them ; 

1 n'ioriA'o f Am, instead of that, on account of that ; 

50 mime, often. 
■„ n 8. 50 cjumin, steadfastly ; An a fori r-Ani, still, for all 

that. 
T , ,, 10. ^eAUlAim f>tnc, I promise you, I warrant you. 
,, „ 11. -opoc-nieAr-, bad opinion, disesteem ; teif, either; 

utnlL, earn, deserve ; útnUleA'OAjA, they deserved*, 

was their due. 
„ „ 12. éipleAó, destruction, havoc; ^'impir, you played, 

avenged, 
j, „ 13. 'data mo toAit/ue, by my baptism {an exclamation) ; 

511 p tuóp Liom úti, that I esteem you highly. 
,, „ 15. lA'pA'ó, lighting, blushing ; ÁÚAr, gladness, thanks. 
„, „ 16. vo gl^AcoAit), they do call, or name. 
j, „ 17. tApuoip, on the east. 

., „ 20. ÍÁm féin, own hand ; cl/iAb, chest, breast. 
„ „ 21. ofriA-ó, sigh; Aipce, " out of her," gave. 
„ „ 22. corn mótA, as large as; bpomAc, leir, colt, also (note 

different meanings of "leir"). 
i, „ 23. jviAm, never ; -pÁ, under ; nion cuaLat;, did not hear. 
„ ,, 25. Ap bÁtpn a béiL, on the tip of his mouth (tongue). 
p, „ 26. T>'t:Aipnéig, did relate, or repeat. 
„ „ 27. 'otAAoi'óeAcu, " magic " ; uÁ fior a^au, " you know." 
., „ 28. -ip Ainm »01, is her name, lit. is name to her. 
„ „ 29. ap-oe, treasure, treasure-trove; 1 bpoÍAc, hidden, 

concealed ; >oAbAc, a vat ; if eAT> í (cifoe), it (she) 

is. 
Si ,, 30. ctAoig, foot, ujAOigúe, pi. ; cómcptnnn, cubical, equal 

length, breadth, height ; bpuAc, brim, top. 
,. „ 32. imeAVt, border, edge. 

yy )i 33- "peAncAi-óe, antiquarian ; Ct^omA§l,eArm, irregularly- 
shaped glen, a picturesque glen near Killarney, 

mentioned in Ossianic poetry ; ni teig-peAX) eA^ÍA, 

"fear would not allow." 
Page 10, line 1. x>o úógbÁil, to raise, lift up. 

„ „ 2. "bpAti, £iorm mAc CumAitX's great hound; bpAti, a 

raven, the hound traditionally supposed to be as 

fleet as the raven's flight ; S^eolÁn, a companion 



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to bjAAii, the name meaning windpipe; z;ac ne 
n-oróée, each night in succession (^ac j\e), every 

other night. 
Page io, line 3. 50 troeACAi-o, went, did go; mÁinnéAlAc, sailor. 

,, „ 4. fTA-o ó, long time ago; 'ua búib, in a loop, curled up; 

cútfmAC, covering, top-cover. 
„ ,, 5. a teiúéit) fin, such a, the like of; r-^AnnnA'ó, fright. 
„ „ 6. CAiLL,'lose; ciaUI, sense, reason; tdá mbeA'ó a^ Am -fA, 

if I had, had I had. 
„ ,, 7. toAinj?mn, would take ; fubu, joy, pleasure; fAogAt, 

time in the world, the world. 
,, „ 8. ctnnr/eA-o -púm, I shall attempt, make an effort. 
,, „ 9. 'oeAf, pleasant, pretty ; ni fuib Ann acu, there is not 

in it but, it is but. 
„ „ 11. mÁ ca uir^e 1 bmn, if (as certain as) there is water in 

a pool (litin). 
„ ,, 13. -peo niAjA T)o bí ye, this is how it was. 
„ ,, 14. imneAf, strife. 
,, „16. fAnncugA-o, desiring with evil intent; t)o cípeÁ, 

would see. 
„ „ 17. ptnc, threatening attitude, head inclined to one side; 

An ui, on the intention. 
„ „ 18. jbic, sharp, cunning; bi -por Ai^e, he knew; t)Á 

•oui oc): at) beó, should they happen; bnuigeAn x>o 

§AbÁib, to engage in battle. 
„ „ 19. Án, destruction; bA mó, was greater (mó) x>Á bfACA- 

úAr, than (that) was seen. (Note, the important 

verb-termination -ACAr, which expresses such fine 

shades of meaning, appears to have escaped the 

notice of grammarians — comiAjACAÚAr-, it was seen 

that, 'oubAnuAf, it was said that ; cÁn^AÚAr-, 

people came, etc.) 
„ „ 20. niAm noime f m, ever before that ; nÁ t)0 beAX), nor 

would be. 
„ „ 21. teir mn, with that, relative to that ; bAibig, gather, 

collect. 
„ ,, 22. r eoiT), ornaments, precious trinkets ; -oo btiAib, put. 
„ „ 23. beAnuAib cjaiia'óa, binding injunctions. 
„ ,, 24. -pAine, watch, protect. 

„ ,, 25. 50 "oua^ax) (until), would come ; lAnnATÓ, asking. 
„ „ 26. cum, make, put together, compose; LoAc-beArm, 

stanza; f.-o í í, " here it (she) is here." 



VOCABULARY. IO9 

Page 10, line 28. tern, a stream flowing from Tore Mountain into 
Mucross Lake (note, the hounds and the vat of 
gold are a folk-belief locally). 

„ „ 29. bA geÁpjA, not long ; 'riA ^iait) f ú*o, after that event ; 
LeA^AT), fell, was overthrown. 

m » 3°- 5-AbpA rnón, scene of the battle near Tara ; eAbtng, 
elope, steal away. 

,, „ 32. A^ éiLeAtfi, requesting, demanding. 
Page 1 1, line 1. pÁiú-f^éAl, romance. 

., ,,2. A'oeijAÚeAjA, it is said. 

,, 3. uuAi|\if5, account, report ; fion, true, credible. 

„ 4. fÁ 'óéiti, towards. 

„ 6. oineAt), as much as ; t>o ceAtinócA'6, would buy. 

„ 7. uéAt)A, ropes. 

,, 8. -pÁ'n Am ro, by this time. 

,' „ 9. a mbÁf, "surely" ; m coingbeócA'ó, would not keep, 
would not prevent. 

„ „ 10. bA con a T)tiiu, it would be more proper for you ; aj\ 
•outnr, at first. 

,, „ 11. -pub, before; a troéAnr/Á, you would; ctitriA, way 
means ; T)o ceApAt), to make, to invent. 

„ „ 12. le n-A uó^bÁib, for the lifting of it (her). 

,, ,, 13. éi-peAcu, wisdom. 

„ „ 14. uAirbeÁn T>Atri-rA ah áiu, show me the place. 

„ ,, 16. OiT)ce toeAbuAme, May-eve ; A5 cjyiaU,, moving for- 
ward, marching. 

,, „ 18. fbeAg, a spear; mÁibíu LeAÚAin, small leathern bag. 

„ „ 19. bio-oAjA a|aaoii, they both were ; cuniAr ac, command- 
ing in appearance; -ptnnue, " kneaded," well-knit. 

„ „ 20. féiú, a vein, -péicbeó^, gristle, sinew, -péiúteó^Ac, 
sinewy; Viaú, grey; jrAUltnn^, a mantle. 

„ „ 21. cnón, dark-red; búiúneAT), a roaring; bthúne, a 
roar ; búicniT>, roaring, 

„ „ 22. coiVl, a wood ; f neA^Ain, reply, answer. 

„ „ 24. ah -pA-oA tjAinn, what distance ? how far from us? 

„ ,, 26. ni -pAiDA, not far; bntuntieAbb 05, young fair-breast ; 
ha ^cttAob, of the ringletted hair. 

„ „ 27. An -o'ajató aiuac, facing you, just before you. 

„ „ 28. bpireArm, breaks; Ar, out of; gtiAbAinti, dat. of 
^uaía, shoulder. 
Page 12, line 1, an 5ctoif*Ann uú, do you hear; pi£, voice; bo^ 
(soft), pleasing ; birm, sweet^sounding. 



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Page 1 2. line 2. mime, often; ól, drink, -o'ólAf, I drank; bot^Arn, 
as much liquid as the mouth can hold with the 
cheeks pursed out— sometimes pronounced boW 
imic ; iormfiiAj\, cool; -píojvuir^e, spring-water. 

,, ,, 3. pjuic, a stream. 

., ,, 4. A5 éi]\ge, rising, dawning ; ceó, fog. 

„ „ 5. 'nA fLAo-oAib, in " banks"; in other cases it means 
super-abundance, as in the case of drink ; thus, bi 
biocÁitle 'nA f'lAO'OAib. (Note the use of r-LAo-o, 
in bi -pbAot) aij\, he had a provokingly self-righteous 
air); ftntíní -ofvticcA, little drops (eyes) of dew; 
•ouilXeAbAjA, leaves (collectively), foliage. 

„ ,, 6. A^ c)AÓnÁn, humming ; 50 ^loyvAc, voicefully. 

„ „ 7. Tmoncboc, pebbles (small stones) ; ^A-nuríie, gen. of 
5Airnni, sand. 

„ „ 12. cúibítt, a nook, little corner ; cupo^Ac, abounding in 
dock leaves ; cAif f eAjVbÁtiAc, abounding in dande- 
lion. 

,, „13. 'óein fi Ain, she moved (made) towards it. 

,, ,, 14. ÓA1Ú -pi •01, she disrobed (threw off) ; f ibb, fold, 
arrange; 5j\uai£, hair. 

„ ,, 15. buAib, put; coix>p cúinneAc, "cornered cap." 

,, „ 16. §béAf, made ready, robe; 1 ^cuIaiú fnÁtriAi'óe, in a 
swimmer's dress, bathing-dress ; r-poLL, satin. 

„ „ 17. fteArhAin, glossy (slippery); ac|\uJa , ó, change; Ap 
ueAcu A]A n-Aif, on returning, on coming forth. 

„ „ 18. -ptJA|\Aó, little; £tif\ ftiAjAAc, that nearly, but little 
that, almost ; tiÁj\ imúi§ -pi, that she did not go ; 
at- Aiúne, out of knowledge of, unrecognised by. 

,, ,, 19. tlAcA-o-r-A, I shall go; mAipeAX), if it is so, well then; 
§eooAij\, you shall get or find ; bj\ifce ; breeches: 
AriAijAce, gen. of atiaijau, coarse linen. 

„ ,, 21. bpofcmg oj\u, hurry on, make haste. 

„ „ 22. f nÁTriA'OA|A, they swam. 

,, „ 23. cum "oa]a, they dipped, dived. 

„ „ 24. lÁTi •otnpn, handful, full of the fist ; Sf\eAtt, gravel; 
An ioccAijA, of the bottom. 

., „ 25. co|\|AUig, stirred; of a £cionn, over them ; 1 ^ceAtin, 
in the course. 

n „ 26. leAú-tfiúccA, half suffocated ; ptAOfg, head (shell). 

„ „ 27. ciAp-óubor cíofóub, jet black; aj\ bÁnn, on top; fá 
£eAnn, at the end of. 



VOCABULARY. Hi 

Page 72. line 28. nóiwin, gen. o/nóiweAu, minute. 
, „ 29. éAT>u|Aom, light. 
* „ 30. An buaiL LeAU, did you meet, A011 nix), anything; 

cuwAine, diver. 
» ft 3 1 11 '' V ACAf, I did not see, 'oa'oaw, nothing— I saw 
nought. 
„ 32. ST^ 11 ^ S™- o/5n eAn . gravel. 

>i » 33« lAnnAcu, attempt; nior pA, longer, farther. 
i\ige inline 3. bÁi'óue, drowned. 

,, „ 4. ■piA'ÓAin, wild; An f&m reo, this length of time. 

•> »1 5' 1 n^eAnnAcu, in nearness of, within the distance of. 

„ „ 6. fLAu, a yard ; bnúcc, burst, break ; mion-rorm, 
"small wave," wavelet; fsneAw, scum, surface. 

»> .. 7. ríneA*ó, was reached, stretched. 

„ „ 8. nocuA'ó, was bared, shown; t>o fbtnz;, gulped, swal- 
lowed. 

„ „ 9. ciomÁin, drive, urge ; AnÁL, breath. 

„ ,, 10. ftimneAtri, force; 005 t)iow, let me go, cease your 
hold of me. 

,, - • „ 11. 11Á cAn im' §oine, do not come near me, touch me 
not. 

•> »» T 3- "o'f AtiAf, I stayed ; nó-pvoA, too long ; LAirc^ 
beneath, below; 'o'fóbAin nÁ héinJeA'ó blow, I 
escaped with the skin of my teeth, I had well-nigh 
suffered, it might well not have succeeded with 
me; •o'fóbAin •ootti, I had a "close shave.' 
T)'f óbAin always indicates escape from a mishap 
Or accident of any kind : "o'-jrobAin 50 wbpir-jnnn 
mo Law, I was within an ace of breaking my arm. 

, m „ 14. 50 bpACAf, that I saw, distinguish from 50 bfACAúAf , 
that was seen, as m -jtaida 50 bfACACAf, not long 
until was seen (something). 

„ „ 19. An con ro, this time. 

„ ,, 21. 50 *oeA]\bcA, for certain. 

„ „ 22. eAfbAit) AnÁiLe, want of breath. 

„ „ 23. béAn^A-o, I shall carry. 

„ „ 25. •o'fiLL -pi An a TiAif, returned to the starting-point. 

„ „ 26. Lei^ *oAW-rA, allow me, 

„ „ 29. *oo útíinpugAX), to tire out, to weary ; pbé -pÁó, what- 
ever reason or cause, be the cause what it may, 

•» 1» 30- 5° W*p, quickly. 

„ „ 3 X » ^MbA|\tAr, it was said 1 weirneAó, courage 



112 VOCABULARY. 

Page 1 3, line 32. iticpevor;e, credible, believable ; *oo tporo, he fought, 

battled. 
m »1 33- AOt1 l1A1 t^ amain, on a certain occasion. 
Page 14, line 1. map fin fém, ní cóifge, for all that, no sooner; 1. , 

than. 
., „ 2. copung, commenced ; a^ únfAinu, rolling, wobbling. 
n a 3- r5P eA "° A T% screamed; 00 pACAT) cpéx)' cpovóe, would 

go through (touch) your heart. 
„ „ 4. uaitiaii. horror; x)au LiAtgopm, " grey-green" colour, 

livid through fear. 
„ „ 5. ceAiniAigcib, countenance ; níon b'ion^UAT), no 

wonder ; mAp, because. 
,, ,,6. uAttfiAn, horrible; nAcbÁfAc, dreadful, terrible; Ap 

cnuc, in make, shaped like. 
y h 7- A 5 •oéAHAtú ai|a, making for him, approaching him 

An •oeAp^-teACA'ó, wide-open. 
„ 8. LAfAin, tit. "lightning," rhetorical description of eyes 

flashing anger. 
„ N 10. luat)ÁiL, power of movement, use ; ni m&{\ rw, 

not so. 
w ,. 12, ppioc, urge, prod ; liúif; Aip, shouted to him l»e 

n 'aii Am, with all his might. 
„ ., 15. com tdaua be -oeAmAti, as bold as a fiend. 

„ 16. uncAn, cast or throw; x)o ciomÁm, drove, entered. 
,, ,, 17. «oAp "Leó, so they imagined, as it appeared to them. 
„ „ 18. 101 p, both ; rÁmúAc, handle. 
,, ,, 20. cum or com, dive. 
., ,, 21. 05 ctin -oe, getting away, " making tracks," pushing 

onward ; 50 meApbAllAC, confusedly. 
„ ,, 23. cp^gA, gen. o/cpÁig, beach or strand. 
„ H 24. -oo -oem fí opt a, she made for them, made toward 

them. 
,, ,, 25. uAin beA£, a little time, a respite. 
,. 27. ÍApAi-óe, pi. o/lApA, a paw. 
i'iigei5,line 1. An a gtinmb, on his knees. 

„ ,, 2. cAj\j\Ai£, a large rock lying on the ground; f A1VI 01 

Aitl, a large rock jutting out of the ground; 1] 

beA^ 11A 5|\ÁfA x)o cuilleAf, little are the blessings 

I deserved. 
h »» 3> fuapAf Am, I got or obtained time; Ai£pi§e, repen* 

ance. 
^ „ 4. ní fAnncóóAo, I will not covet. 



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^igeis, line 5. 'riA ceAtinuA along with him. 

„ „ 6. -do cj\om, commenced; aj\ got, crying; uAicneAmAc f 

brightly, resplendent. 
,, „ 8. a útntteA'ó, no more, no longer ; mini a mbeAT) úur-A> 
had it not been for you. 
„ 9. -oo beirm icce, I should have been eaten ; t)Á mbeAT) 
f é 1 n-oÁn «oAin , would that I had it in my power. 
; , ,.. 10. a LeAÚ-oij\eAT>, half as much. 

„ 11. ^tiAi-p, danger; b'-feÁ^jA tiom, I would prefer; iaja- 
-pAix) -oéi]\ce, seeking alms. 
, „ 12. a^ 501-0, stealing ; az; mAjVbA-o, killing ; -peAfOA, 

henceforth ; mAj\ T)o bim, as I do (be). 
, „13. cAUugAt), sorrow. 

, „ 14. tií ^ÁbAX) •ótnu, no need for thee, no necessity. 
, „ 15. mÁ'f mAiú ieAu é, if you so desire, if you wish ; mo 
•óóúA-m, enough, sufficiency, if bpeir-, and more 
than enough, too much. V 

„ 16, teAú, half; aja x)o oonnAib, on your feet (soles), make 

you right. 
,, 17. -poirmr/eAt), I shall divide; i mbÁr\Ac, to-morrow; aj\ 
cop 50, on condition that. 
,, „18. seAVLvó, promise. 
„ „ 19. Ar f o A1UAC, from this time forth. 

„ 20. cjviú, tremble; Ó|aLac, inch; -01, of her; r-^etrm p, 
she fled. 
., ,,21. mntrieAiriAib, able, capable. 

„ ,, 22. cum, made, thought of; focAit. words; -oo jxa'oa- 
-oaji, they stopped, stuck : 'ha r-gojuiAi g, in his 
throat. 
„ ,, 23. gAo ye, he took, plucked up, cAr frfe aja a coir,but 

she turned back. 
„ „ 24. cuj p t)jAom a lÁime Leip she refused him permission 

(to follow her). 
„ „ 25. um-Anoi|\úeA]A, the day after to-morrow; sjuja buAitif 

tiom, where I met you. 
„ „ 26 coif c|\oinu, hard-by a tree. 
„ „ 27. míofáf AmAc, dissatisfied. 

„ „ 28. ní úeAf-otngeAnn uAim, I do not require; a cui-d 
mAoine, her (portion of) riches. 
„ ^9. t)A]A nig, by the Lord of the elements (ha trout). 
„ „ 30. ha c]\uinne, of the universe; fotiifmAfv, pi. -a, full of 
light. 



114 VOCABULARY. 

Pagei6,Iinei. •ojuicu, dew; ttnftie, blush; teACAti, gen. q/*le<NCA, 

side of the face. 
„ „ 2. 'nór, like to; cjviopAVl, a cluster, a bunch; caoj\, red 

berries ; r/iAcbA ^aLa, clean-bright teeth. 
ft 9$ 3« if eA> ° ™ é > I am (but a) ; ni gAbAitn, I do not make; 

mo teiúf^éAt, my excuse, do not excuse or pal- 
liate myself. 
„ „ 4. -ptJAf if AnuAf, comparison, on a level. 

» 5- pwo ^n jnÁÚAc teif, a thing that was unusual with 

him. 
„ „ 6. bnifeAf) cnoitie 50b, "breaking of heart," intense 

weeping. 
„ ,, 8. ni |VAib fi An fójriAtri (serviceable), she was unwell. 
,, „ 11. 'oéi'óeAtiAc, late. 

„ „ 12. rní-f-oblÁin, not health-giving; ÁinneÁn, night- 
watching, late hours. 
„ „ 13. 'riA ctut) éAt)Aig, in her habiliments, dressed. 
„ „ 14. nion uuiu néAb, not a wink (cloud) fell. 
tt „ 15- rnAcunAtri, thinking, contemplating. 
„ „ 16. fiobAjA or iolA|\, eagle; neAT>, nest , -p Ac *otib, black 

hunter, raven ; r-coibc cAinn^e, c ^ e ^ °f a roc ^. 
., „ 17. 50b, beak, bill ; -ppAúÁn, wing ; -ponriAc, fox. 

„ 18. cac pAÓAig, hunting-cat, wild-cat ; pubbóit), walk- 

ing; tAftnuig, without, outside; An ci triApbcA, on 

killing intent (An ci). 
„ „ 19. AonnAc, solitary; ^Lon-ceob, far-sounding music; 

eAf, pi. eAf Ai-oe, waterfalls. 
„ „ 20. f uati, rest, slumber. 
„ „ 21. ctmrmmgA'ó, thinking, remembering ; 1 bfAt) ó bAite, 

a long way off (ó bAibe) ; lAnúAn, western parts. 
„ „ 23. co pntnge, stirring, moving; rnAn a beA-o, as though 

there were; •ouine éi£m, some person; coip-óeAcc, 

walking, on foot. 
„ ,, 24. 'n a -pu róe, standing; reAcc-irnnneVlAc, seven-necked 

seven-chambered. 
„ „ 25. -oo -ó|\tm>, moved, pushed ; 50 jroLtngceAc, cautiously, 

secretly, noiselessly ; leip Ati, to the. 
„ „ 26. •ouine 'tia •OAonriAróe, a person, or human being 

('OAonnAi'óe) — an alliterative expression supposed 

to give point and swing to conversation. 
„ „ 29. cpornltnge, night-mare; lit. heavy-lying. 
„ „ ^o. nc-Anc m cmnc, strength of will. 



VOCABULARY. 115 

Page 1 6, line 31. rnío^ cooIaua, a "wink" of sleep, a nod. 

„ „ 32. uAi'ób|AeA'ó "01, she dreamt , -pociiiAjA, fierce, un- 
relenting ; -peA'LLuAc, treacherous; a^ cuj\ tia -put 
cjiice, looking keenly at her, lit. putting the eyes 
through her. 

n t> 33- ^ 50 'óúif 1 E> awoke ; le ^eiu, with a start, startled. 
Pagei7, line 2. tnAj\ a diat), as though they were, like to, resembling, 

» » 3« fio^ A pibe, note of a pipe; aj\ bÁpj\ ^Aoiúe, borne 
on the wind. 

„ ,, 4. 50 h-Ai]\eAc, intently. 

ft m 5- 1 f 'oeÁjAÚAc, or T)eAib|AAiúeAc be, it is like, it resembles. 

„ „ 6. beAÚ-iiibbinn (elbow), one elbow. 

11 v 7- ,|1A cóiii^Ap, in her direction, towards her; oÍAgóri, 
a cAoine, a cry ; bjAÓriAc, sorrowful, mournful ; 
AúctnjAr-eAó, weary, forlorn. 

,. „ 8. foVleip, clearly, plainly; ceAÚ^AniA -mile, quarter of 
a mile. 

r? *> 9- fbAc, a yard-measure, yard in length; cj\oi§, foot- 
measure, foot ; f Á 'oeiyveA'o, at length. 

„ „ 10. aj\ coif5 fé, it ceased : 50 h-ooAnn, suddenly, 
abruptly. 

„ „ 12. a^ cutriAibu, rubbing, brushing against; nA cipceA- 
tiAige, of the kitchen. 

,, „ 13. -pÁ x>ém, towards, in the direction. 

,, „ 14. cÁi]vpg, door step, gen. of uÁippeAc ; uAibj\eAc, 
haughty. 

;, ,, 15. AC|\oiceAnn, herskin; r/obu -oub, a black head of hair. 

,, „ 16. cAf, curled; f Áinne, a ring, pi. "pÁinnróe; rnéA]AAib, 
fingers; biopÁíi, pin, brooch; *oeA|\5-óip, bright- 
golden. 

,, „ 17. b^ÁgAit), breast ; tiAine, green. 

,, 18. cia uÁ uAiu, whom seek you ? lit. who is from thee ? 

,, „ 19. -puAim, echo, ringing sound; -pjAAÚAcAib or fjv&gA- 
cAib, interior of the roof; fAihAib, apparition, 
shade. 

i, „ 20. tneAtiAiúe, awl, 

„ „ 22. rpob, snatch hastily. 
,,23. "oeACAc, smoke. 

,, ,,24. mA|\ a f\Aib fi, where she was (at first appearing). 

„ „ 26. -pogA, a rush, an attack ; T>o]\r»-ctit, haft, handle. 

„ „ 27. úi^tif, weapon, instrument, gen. úif\1ife; -oA-oAtii, 
nothing. 



I I 6 VOCABULARY. 

Page 1 7, line 28. imuijre, gone; "oo fiigfAt) (would swallow), mAn x>o 
f úgp.vó ah caIaiti i, as though the ground had 
swallowed her. 
„ 29. no tuiguig, cried out, screamed. 

M „ 30. coircénn, a spring off one foot on to the other. 

„ „ 31. |"Á citnnear 5 , into the stillness; -oo^ca, dark. 
PageiS, line 1. réro, blow, -co fc-ro, blew; aja a mAlAum, on her 
eyebrow; (-oo) 6|\oiú, shook. 

»> m 3- bAoú-ÚAix)br\eA'ó, foolish dream ; 50 hÁijMgúe, how- 
ever. 

,, „ 4. -pioc "oe, bit of it; m T)eÁj\ttA, did not. 

m » 5- TMAifi, never ; 'oíú, hurt or harm. 

„ „ 6. 'oo fAlrjAi|\, trod, stepped upon; ntm éipn, some- 
thing, some object ; -oojxcacu, darkness. 

„ „ 8. buA-iteyo, was struck ; bAic-béim, cross-blow, heavy 
blow. 

„ ,, 9. tnVbmn >oeir-, right elbow. 

„ „ 10. rxU^AT), was caught; gjAeitri ^oocc, tight grip; caoI, 
wrist, gen. caoiL ; cuineA-o, was put. 

„ „ 11. roc, snout. 

„ „ 12. ó, since; v'é^i-g rí ftnvp, reached, arrived at; 1 
n-Aoif mnÁ, age of woman, womanhood. 
,, 13- 5 Á1 l Ae ' laugh. 

„ ,, 14. iiiA]Vbuigir, jow killed; n.ittrnr, did; ctnncir-, countess. 

,, ,, 20. 50 t)i|AeAc, just so, sure enough; teAriAr, I fol- 
lowed. 

„ „ 21. ^cibL, obey, submit; auá vo gnó (work) T)éAncA, 
your work is finished, "it is all up with you." 

„ ,, 22. con, movement. 

,, ,, 23. A|\ An LÁúAif\, on this spot. 

„ „ 24. cnior, belt; 50 clipoe, expertly. 

,, „ 25. ctnrte, pulse, also the arm from elbow to body ; \\\t 
ré a nirm, he ran or put its end (ninn). 

„ „ 26. úné ttnb, through a loop or hasp ; rtmneÁn, 
shoulder. 

„ ,, 27. T)búiú, firm. 

,, ,, 28. úrÁiT), use. 

„ „ 29. 50 miri, quietly. 

„ „ 30. 511*, voice. 

„ „ 31. blcAcCAine, detective; AtttpAr, suspicion, doubt ; le 
mi, for a month. 

m 1» 3 2 « ^ó ™ A P r in ) or about that. 



VOCABULARY. T I 7 

Pageig.line 1. 'oóúAm, enough ; unÁcu, relate, talk over. 

,, „ 2. c utrm ac, case, covering; cLoca uAifle, diamonds. 

m » 5- bp^An, rotten, repulsive. 

„ \ „ 6. -ptJ^Aif, you caught; oa^o^, a hold with encircled 

arms ; x)o beifim, I give. 
„ „ 7. n iAtn n onrie f eo, never before this. 
„ „ 8. bÁnn méijAe, top of finger, touch of hand. 
„ g. nAc bAriAriiAil, how modest. 

„ 11. 50 T)eA|\bcA, for certain; fuAfAó, but little, almost. 
„ 13. 'oaI'L, blind; Lormn&c, sparkling. 
„ 14. •olot, payment; Af, out of, for; "oúnrhA^bAX), murder. 
„ „ 15. bAibi§, collected ; LAf Ain, flame ; ca]aoaL, the inside 

of the jaws. 
,, „ 16. iat)ua, closed. 
„ „ 17. c]Atnrh, earth-worm; munA mbeAT) 511 p, only that; 

gneArnuigif, you grasped. 
„ „ iS. ní éifupnn, I would not listen ; teif, to; eAfoncnn, 

insult. 
,. „ 19. A|\ Aon co|A, or 1 n-Aon óof, at all, by no means. 

„ 20. ^f&OAf, an oat-like mouth. 
„ ,, 21. '5Á m§e fern, washing itself; cnorn, commenced ; 

mion§Ái|vme, giggling. 
„ „ 22. cf\At>f5At,, feeling of repulsion (word variously defined, 
pity, horror, compunction, loathing); 'ojAAnncÁn, 
grinning noise made by a dog in anger. 
„ „ 23. Aintiiróe, beast, animal. 

,, 24. of if eAb, privately, semi- whisper. 
,, ,, 25. mÁ uÁ -bbigeAT), if there is law; mf An crAo§At, in 
the world ; ní wolf At) Af, it (the alleged murder) 
shall not be revenged on me, I shall not be com- 
pelled to pay for it. 
,, 26. cnocfAf úú, you shall be hanged; fin é, that is; 

T)éAnpAf LeAu, what shall be done to you? 
,, 27. meix>neAc, merrily. 
,, ,, 28. '^Á cAiúeArh, passing, being spent ; if coin, we needs 

must be; An fiubAt, travelling. 
,, ,, 29. eocf aca, keys. 
,, ., 31. ca toftnt/in, where art thou? 

,, ., 32. 1 n-Án x> a cirrn 'f a 50ÚA, at the top of her voice, lit. 
height of her head and voice ; ocón, alas, woe is 
me. 
v » 33- f AnnuAif, weakness, fainting fit. 



i i 8 vocabulary; 

Pag^20,liíie r. jÁi)\ beir- pern, laughed lowly. 

,, 2. pcAigj\e, stairs; yA'w beAbAi-ó, under the bed. 

., 3. cocu, ticking. 

„ 4. buAib A111AC Ay y Ain, get out of that; 50 -oéó-óAin 

(t)iaij\), quickly; ^beAr-, tackle, prepare. 
., 5. ú|\íoc-rv\ beir-, through you, also (beip). 
„ 6. mAir-e, ah, me! bob^Ac, small-pox. 
, ,. 7. An uii r-Ain, is it indeed you (that is here) ; aj\ beAÚAT) 

ui|\úe, wide-open (in wonder). 
„ S. bj\or-cing, hurry up; UAbAin b|A&u beAU, bring a 
covering (cloak) here. 
„ „ g. cime, prisoner; bíox) onu fém, let the consequences 

be on you. 
,, „ 10. b<\ beir-, was belonging, owned by ; 50 'oua^a'o-^a, till 

I shall come (return) ; Ay Aif, back. 
,, „ 11. confung o|\c Anoif, stir up now, busy yourself. 
,. „ 14. coimigúeAÓ, foreign, strange, unwelcome. 
,, ,, 15. ftiA-oAc, forcing, carrying off by compulsion ; lei j?éin 

in thought ; 'oo cAf, set up ; pibibiu, a loud cry. 
,, ,, 16. ido b&m fUAim, that took sound, made the welkin 

ring. 
„ ,, 17. nio]A ctair\ fuim mnue, did not appear to hear her, 

fuim, regard; ni triAjA fin, not so. 
,, „ 18. bub, bent, arranged; eAóbAr^, horsewhip. 
,, ,, 19. fciAlbACA, weals, welts; borm a cof, soles of her 

feet. 
„ ,, 21. yeAt> Anoif t)uic, well now then; a, rmeAn-pAin, will 

you do ; j\u-o onm (thing on me), what I bid you. 
„ ,, 22. 1 n-AgA-ro Ati cnuic, towards the hill. 
„ ,, 24. An mum, mount, get on back (of horse). 
ft » 25. -pó-cúrhAn^, too narrow, too tight. 
,, ,, 2^. cAbnocAt), I shall help; iy Áib biom, I like (Áib) ; 

cun^uAm, assistance; vo cAbAinu, to give. 
„ ,, 28. r-rm^eAT), lip-smile. 
,, „ 30. a bÁm yé\t), his own hand; r-fMAn, bridle; a cApAibb 

her horse. 
„ »> 32. rnAnnAT), v.n.,from yyAnn, a snore; uojmuigeA'OAjA, 
they began. 
.. 33. ro-oA]A, trot. 
Page 21, line I. 'o'eiceAbb, flew, took wing; uao^ac, snipe, pi 
nAor^Aig ; Anoir- A^ur- Anif, every now and then; 
mo 11 5, marsh. 



VOCABULARY. Iig 

Page 21, line 2. Coo) bico^, rose with a startled cry; pVlibiti micm^, 

wild plover. 
^ >f 3« beijvc, pair, beijAu ™aj\cac, two riders. 
„ „4. LeAú cótfi, half as. 

„ „ 6. c aoL, a narrow, marshy valley ; n a r eAj\ j\ac, of the foals. 
» *> 7- TH^aii, bright ; cof Aib •oeijvró, hind legs. 
„ ,,8. fAi]\, watch, attend to. 
„ ,,9« f eA t^5 AC ) in anger; ruiAbb, a weal, hence a blow from 

a weal-producing weapon, like a rod or whip; bAfg, 

a whip. 
„ „ 10. fnAi'óm, a knot, -oo ftiAi'óm, knotted, or twisted about; 

ctnb|M§úe, bound, manacled ; |\iú, ran. 
„ „ 11. piAn, effect, pain. 
„ „ 12. -peAjAAtriAib, manly. 
„ „ 13. 'o'AicnigeAf, I knew, guessed; cionnur-, how; •oo 

beAX) ye, it would be. 
„ „ 14. cAiupeAt), I shall be obliged to (give) ; beA^Án, some. 

a little; ve i-oe, of the treatment (í-oe) ; úAtoAijxu 

o]Au-f a, give to you (oj\u-fA), lit to bring on you. 
„ „ 15. Aiutiigim, I know, it is as I thought ; míneócA'o-r-A, I 

shall tame ; bopb, ungovernable. 
„ „ 16. r-muiu, dust; cnÁib, hemp. 
„ „ 17. r-uL, before; béim, leap, x)o béim, leaped. 
„ „ 18. Aibp, a mass, a lump ; 'tia új\eó, towards him, in his 

direction ; Af 'oí^, out of the ditch or dyke. 
,, „ 19. -ubAbl f^ójMiAige, apple of the neck. 
„ ,, 20. fÁ ceArm, in the course of, before a; noimeAu, gen. 

nóimiu, minute ; aj\ a beAl Aguf aj\ a aJaix), mouth 

and face downwards. 
P , »21 cluAf-feA-ogAib, lit. ear- whistling, whistling out of 

tune. 
„ „ 22. mAjACAigeAcu, riding. 
„ „ 23. cAroé, what is; zjtiiotfi, act, transaction; aj\ bun, on 

hand, in contemplation; bioj\ÁriAc, a stroller. 
„ „ 25. éi|Aig worn, get off me; a biceArhriAig, you thief, 

scoundrel ; nÁ bjuf , do not break. 
„ „ 27. rriAir-e, well then, Anglo-Irish, niusha; ciac, hoarse- 
ness, ciac A|v au rrobigeAX), bother the law; '5Á 

b|\if eA'ó, breaking it ; 1 ^cóirmtiróe, always. 
„ ,, 28. mAbbAcu, execration ; -mo tfiAbb ac u, my curse, cursed 

be ; da x)óig, one would think ; ^urv nuúi'o, would 

be full time (rmúro). 



I20 VOCABULARY. 

Page 2 1. line 29. bnúr-5An, particles, bits. 

»1 m 3°- F 1 b 1t1 » tough; a$ bj\úiceAx>, trying, making an effort. 
m m 33- ^ion ^Áf ^ó C c ^r» P ower )» it was of little avail. 
Page22,line 1. tAn^Ai]*, you came, cÁn^Af, I came ; tno cult opm, 

M my back on me," from behind. 
tt „ 2. if cumA -óuiu, you need not care how, if cuuia tiom, 

I care not, need not care how, cuuia, no heed ; ir 

cum a teif, he heeds not, cares little. 
h n 3. meitu, grinding, pressing; trulleAT), crushing, making 

useiess, destroying ; f-Ár-CA, satisfied, calm. 
n u 5- T A1 ^ opportunity, advantage (pron. foy-ill) ; neAtfi- 

fAipeAc, unwatchful; 50 1iAiciUlróe, handily, ex 

pertly. 
„ „ 7. -oo cum Aib, rubbed, grazed; LeArpAcAib, loins. 
„ „ 8. tm^, jumped, bounded ; Le f eAt>, with a whistle. 
„ „ 9. mumn, mind, intention; fAoiLeAr, I thought. 
„ „ 10. 11Á r\ACAX), would not go ; r-uLu, play, merriment ; com 

■pAtJA r-Ain, as far as that ; cim, I see, I understand. 
„ „ 11. -oS ninito, in earnest, not joking; •o'fÁf -] -o'ac, grew 

and swelled ; -peiueAutiA, veins ; cmnp, gen. of 

con.p, body. 
„ „ 12. r/umneAm, force, vigour; 'ua géA^Aib, in his arms 

(géAgA). 

» » x 3- H^ eAr " Ai r5> grinding noise of the teeth in anger; 

^íof^Án, prolonged creaking. 
„ „ 14. cAob -ojAoniA, small of the back ; cuob, hand ; bAic, 

part of the neck above the shoulders, the nape. 
„ „ 15. uÁnn, the lower parts ; punA, the rear part, the dimi- 
nutive sitting part. 
,, „ 16. -o'-pilt -pé, he folded; An a céiLe, one on another. 
„ „ 17. cnA£, a crack ; cneA-o, a groan. 
„ „ 18. An glAimimg reo, of this chatterer (^lAithíneAc). 
„ „ 19. níon JÁbAt) x>6 é (^ÁbA-ó, want, necessity), it need not 

have been so, had he wished. 
„ „ 20 muine, an obscured form of tnuine (Blessed Virgin), 

to avoid profanity; acaoi — cÁ cu; ceAii^Ailce, 

bound, tied. 
„ „21. niof meAfA, much worse. 
„ „ 22. xyo cuiplmg, descended, came down. 
„ „ 23. •oume mAinb, dead man; •oo fin, stretched, gave, 

passed to. 
„ „ 24. cuiltir 6, you earned it. 



VOCABULARY. 121 

Page 22, line 26. bA triAiú An rÁf , was well able to, was a good warrant 

to (r-Áf, sufficiency) ; f ó^nA, warning, alarm. 
„ „ 30. Aon u|Aurloi£, one hop, an easy hop without a run. 
„ „ 31. ítoiaLIaiu, saddle; fbÁn LeAc, farewell. 
„ „ 32. cunAt), hero. 

» n 33« Ari ^ Ae cntiAix), of the hard day, time of turmoil. 
Page23,linei. nin tic, danced. 

„ „ 2. A|\ teAUAX), spreading, wide-wondering. 

„ „ 4. ftiAX)An, hurry, preparation to act ; púu, "under 

thee," on you; áitiac, indeed, surely. 
m »5- A t^ ci, on the intention ; 50 'oui, to, towards. 
., „ 6. 'oo feAr-Atn, to meet, to face. 
„ „ 7. btnge riA bfot), resting (Ltnge) of the turf (b-po-o), 

deadness of a clod ; rnumcin An •obigi'ó, people of 

the law, minions of the law. 
„ „ 8. if olc An riuu ia-o, bad bargains (puu) they are; 

f?An Am ac, keep away, avoid ; if beA^, little is ; 

lonncAoib, trust, confidence, 
„ „ 10. UAicige, acquaintance, habit; coin, just, fair; *oeón, 

tear. 
„ „ 13. ní mAn pti "OAtn-r-A, not so with me (T>Ain-fA); bAm- 

-peAt), I shall take. 
» » I 5« H 1 ^é, whatever; cboirpin, you shall hear; 1m' ÚAob, 

concerning me. 
„ 16. neitn-cionncAc, innocent. 
,. „ 20. a mbÁf, surely now; cnAp, a lump or swelling. 
„ „ 21. cion nl/Ac An, accompanying, conveying; -peAb, awhile, 

a spell. 
„ „ 26. Af 50 bjAÁc beif, he hied away, lit. out of it for ever 

with him. 
„ „ 27. meÁt)ón oi-oce, middle of night, dead of night ; -oo 

f , noiceAT)A|A, they reached, arrived at; Céim An 

*ouib, the Pass of the black (shadows). 
„ „ 28. 1 iDuo-pAc, in front, heading. 
„ „ 29. 1 bpogur t)i, near to her, convenient distance; ^eic, 

a start. 
>, » 3°- rp Arm > snore; 'oeAn^-bÁn, the "very middle." 
„ „ 32. "onn, disobedient, unwilling to proceed ; a r^AniAiVl 

An urbéibe, O, Mountain cloud (name of horse). 
r> » 33« cocuif, itched, patted ; ctmiAib, stroked, rubbed. 
Page24,line 1. rnong, mane. 
„ „ 4. beVl/mAC, bit. 



122 VOCABULARY. 

Page 24. line 5. VS^t shelter. 

„ „ 6. ircoi-óce, at night ; leir pn, with that, just then. 
,, 7. •oinne AOfOA, aged man. 
., 8. leAiiAvó Lib, follow on, continue your journey ; ca 

rúil a^ath, I trust, I have a hope. 
,, 9. re^n-lAin, old-mare ; aja bAn, on your. 
.. 10. t'A'g — a changing of T)ia, to avoid profanity. 
,. .. 11. •o'éi}\ after ; tia Vi-oIa, the oils, anointing before death. 

,, 13. ní ^ÁbAT) xnnc, no necessity for you to. 
„ „ 14. le cfgéAb, excuse, -oo gAbÁib, to make, urge. 
11 „15 A j A ú, lo now ; Ati uu f Am, is it you (that is there) ? 
„ „ 16. irn-Á-óniAn&ig, ill-starred, unfortunate; ní r/ulÁin, 

must it be expected; -ojAOcf uax>a|\ £151 n (some), 

some bad intention. 
„ „ 17. aca fttu, "on you," urging you on. 
,, „ 18. néió, free from, done with ; 'onoc-beAncAib, bad 

actions, bad habits. 
„ „ 19. -peAfOA, henceforth. 
„ „ 20. rp mAic An ntm, a good thing (in itself) is; ^eAbb 

AtfiAmu, promise, resolution; ir- feÁnn, much 

better is. 
„ „ 21. có ifi lion at), fulfilment ; -pA^Anc, priest ; cia h-é fin, 

who is he ? 
„ „ 22. let)' coir 1 , along with you; -poncúr, breviary; ir 

be&n aca Ann, it is a woman (who is there, acá 

Ann). 
„ ,, 24. nÁ h-A^Aip, do not impute to; beAnc, act, crime; An 

neAc, a body, a person. 
„ ,, 26. feAn--pocAb, proverb, old saying ; caja fÁibe, beyond 

the sea. 
,, „ 29. cui-oeAccAn, companionship. 
,, „ 30. cÁ 50 mAic, it is well. 
,, ,, 31. Anoir nó niAin, now or never. 
„ „ 32. bi mAn t>o beA-ó, it was though ; -oo beAt), would be ; 

cneAcA, shivers ; -piiAccA, of cold. 
» » 33- ctnn -pi AigneAf, "put conversation" (AigneAr), 

addressed Jhim). 
Page25,line 1. 50 roil, a little while; nun, a secret. 
„ „ 2. be "h-mnrmc, to relate. 

„ 3. ppioth-ftnt, "first-blood," high-station. 
„ „ 5. -o'Á 6un, being put ; rni' beic, in my way, accused of, 

attributed to me. 



VOCABULARY. 1 23 

Page 25, line 6. cei]\u •o'fÁgAib, to get justice done me. 

„ ,, 7- meAbt, deceived ; •oeAtfiAn, demon ; r-^nior-, ruined. 

„ „ 8. 'oo goiT>, stole. 

»> » 9» T5 A1 P' scatter ; •óíbin, banished. 

„ „ 10. 'oeAjA^-tfieif^e, intoxicated ; bÁn-tfieif^e, tipsy ; u'óacu^ 

will or testament ; An a r on fém, to her own 

advantage. 
„ ■„ 11. mm, poison. 
„ „ 12. 'o'A'útTiuig, admitted ; ctnneAr -o'-fiAcAib, I put as 

debts (-piACAib), I compelled. 
„ » 13- AbmÁmn, Germany. 
„ „ 14. ueAó ór"OA, hostelry. 
„ „ 15. ÚAin^eAf, I offered. 
„ ,, 16. 1 gcÁr-, in order that ; ctnjvpeA-ó -pi ctn^e mé, put me 

to it (ctn^e), force my hand. 
» „ 17- ■pueAbÍA-rhAjA'ó, offensive mockery ; nAbA'ó'01, warning 

to her (x)i). 
„ „ 18. f A§Af , kind or sort ; r>o pneAbAf, I jumped up. 
,, „ ig. ^éiUleA'ó, obeying. 

„ „ 22. níor mó, or more (mó) ; AmnAr, suspicion. 
„ „ 2\. cAi'oé mo LeigeAr-rA onu, I cannot, how can I help 

(LeigeAf) you. 
„ „ 26. -peA'opMn, you are able to. 
„ „ 28, 'oeAnr/A'o, I shall do ; An mé j \x> nn, that much; 50 

h-Áini§úe, any way, at any rate. 
»» » 30. -peAX), well ; mÁ'reAT), then, lit. it is, if it is so, that 

being so then ; beA-o or bei'óeA'o, I shall be ; aj\ 

pubAb, walking, going away. 
„ „ 32 50 n-einign!), may prosper ; 'oo bóúAn, thy road, 

journey. 
>t » 33- A ^ mum^, on the mane. 
Page26,line2. 50 oeipeA-o, to the end ; An -oorhAm, of the world. 
„ „ 5. utupm, I understand ; x>o pór, married. 
„ „ 6. tiAin, hour; mAinb nA h-oi-oce, dead of night; 

mbeÁnnAm, gap; tiAi^mg, lonely, weirdly. 
„ ,, 7. imeAf^, amongst ; p^ÁibmeAn, shadowy ; cinm, silent. 
„ „ 8. ueme cneAfA, sparks emitted by hard substances 

when pressed suddenly and violently together ; 

ueme, fire, cneAr a, gen. of cjuor, a girdle. 
„ ,, g. -oo co^Ain, chewed ; •oonn, fist or fistful ; coince, 

oats. 
„ ,, 10. x>o §Ab, counted; pAronin, rosary-beads. 



I2 4 



VOCABULARY. 



Page2i\ linei2. p a |\óip©e, parish ; An UeAnipAill Hua, Templenoe 

(name of place). 
,, ;, 13. Airno ihAic, good knowledge, acquaintance with. 
M ,, 14. c|\eiT)eAiúnAc, respectable. 

n „ 15. but) ipe, she was ; -oéinc, alms; •óéijvceAúibA. alms- 
giving, charitable; TDAonnAcuAtriLA, most pious, 

most contrite. 
„ „ 16. cnioc, country ; pi. cníocA, dat. cpiocAib ; LeAn, sea, 

ocean. 
,'; „ 17. rnA|A geAbt, on account of. 
.. ,, 19. buAt), victory; pmié, witness. 
„ „ 20. feAn cbAit)irii, swordsman. 
„ „ 21. córhnAic Aon-p|A, " fight of one man," duel. 
„ „ 22. ioinA|\bÁit), contention, dispute; uogA, choice. 
5, „ 23. eAco|\úA, between them ; céAf, hair on the top of the 

head ; ceAf-cmn, the top of the head, the " scruff" 

of the head. 
, 5 „ 24. t)o cpoiúfeAt), would shake; jja'óajx, dog; -pfVArincAc, 

rat. 
» ft 2 5« t>ubA|\úAf, it was said; 'pé 1 ne-ijvmn é, but at any 

rate -an expletive. 
M ,, 27. úeiú, flee, fled; be n'AnAtn, with his life, in haste; 

ní ^ACAÚAf , was not seen. 
„ „ 28. ceAnncAn, district, cantred ; t>'Á bÁ]A|A -pAin, owing to 

that. 
Page27,line2. 50 ^cbuineAt), used to hear; tdaja béi, as she thought, 

in fancy. 
„ „ 3. merobig, bleating; ^éirn nA bó, low of the cow. 
„ ,, 4. biú§, scream, cry; eAr- or eAfAc, waterfall, pi, 

eAfAige. 





míot mAtiA *oo LeAg cíos. 



Page 28, title. trnob ttiajaa, " beast of the sea," whale; 'oo teA^, 

knocked down, lowered ; cíof, rent. 
,, line 1. r/Á'n jcnoc, on the hill. 
„ „ 2. beAjAC, a quantity, a rope-full ; eAf aija, gen. eAr-jAAc, 

bedding for cattle, litter. 
„ w 3. gAbÁib, armful, as much as the encircled arms can 

carry ; bpopiA, gen. bjAOf riAig, brushwood used for 

fire; bjAor-utng, hurry; bj\ofutngi*ó, pi. you (ye) 

hurry up. 
9} „ 4. 'oaIca, pl % 'oaIuaí, dear ones; JeAbcAoi, ye will get; 

cAT)Ain, a measure, a mug or small saucepan. 
w ?; 5« rnAoúAb, gen. triAoúAiLe, beastings, first milk given by 

a cow after calving; beApr/Aix), will bring forth, 

calve ; 'OjAtnrnponn, fair back, name of cow. 
„ „ 6. b|\or-nócAtn, we shall hurry; a tÚAiújAÍn, O little. 

mother, mother dear. 
,. „ 7. T)úiL, desire, taste for; nór-, like; ^ac aou, each, 

every; ^AjAftm, ^Afún, boy. 
„ „ 8. fuis; . . . aj\ -p^uAib, took a broom (f^uAh); úiormp- 

£Air», or corning, commenced. 
„ „ 9. r-^uAbAcAn, brooming, sweeping ; 50 rneAn, quickly ; 

x)o b'i, she was, púv, yonder, the person referred 

to. 
„ „ 10. -pbAcuniAn, neat, capable, tastily ; ^AfoA, careful, 

tidy; ceinnueÁn, hearth ; r^uAbúA, swept. 
„ „ 11. ^0 -mur^-AiL, roused, awoke ; beAnb, child; cbiAbÁn, 

basket, cradle ; pÁmúeAc, a well-conditioned 

youngling. 
„ „ 12. 1 n-Aoir, at the age of, a riAoi mi, his nine months. 
„ „ 13. -peA|\|AA'6, a stretch of body ; »00 ónoiú, that shook. 
ti „ 14. nion f^t>in, did not cease ; cj\orn, began, commenced \ 

aj\ cn.ónÁn, at humming, to hum or sing low* 



126 VOCABULARY. 

Page2tt,linex6. tnin x>o fthte, shut your eyes; a pis in, O, loved one ; 

mo óléib, of my breast 
„ ,, 18. cAoi-oe, tide ; lion, a net; Iacu, a load. 
„ m 13. PP A r» active ; An fcitnn, at the tiller, steering. 
M ,, 20. CAOm-feAn 65, pure, young man ; 'ha binge, lying; 

50 f ójAc, comfortably. 
„ ,, 21. cAonrifeAn món; cAonn, sweet-tempered; aja cumn, 

on the wave. 
Page29,line 1. r-uAn, sleep; cuau, harbour. 

„ „ 2. bioncA, nets; 50 'onunn, to the top. 

„ „ 3. feoúA bitin, bmn, a refrain, supposed to have been 

copied from the sound of waterfalls. 
1, „ 5- 'o'éAÍoix), stole ; 50 bo^, softly. 
„ „ 6. uAn a bAnn, over its edge. 
„ „ 7. 50 fÁtri, soundly ; ójvoós;, thumb. 
„ „ 8. be n-A bmn fin, with that, at that very time (tmn) ; 

mAn a beAT>, as though it were ; f eAT>, whistle 
tt ft 9- ^neAnnArriAn, strange, unusual, queer; ^éAn, sharp, 

piercing; f^neA-o, shriek ; An ^at), storm. 
„ „ 10. ctiAf, a narrow sound or strait ; cutriAnz;, narrow ; 

f Á 'óém, in the direction of, towards. 
„ 1, 11. 'o'mpuc, peered, looked closely ; ceóbnÁn, mist, 

gentle rain ; of cionn, over, above. 
„ „ 12. ctnn fi cbtiAf, she listened intently. 
ft n x 3« fAOib, thought, imagined ; ^un éuAtAró fi, that she 

heard; bo^óineAcc, loud erying, wailing. 
„ „ 14. 5 An AtnnAf, without doubt ; cboifeAnn fi, she hears; 

50b, weeping, crying; r^emn fi, she hied. 
„ „ 15. *oo beAú a f tube tnnúe, " her eyes spread upon her," 

she wondered greatly. 
,, ,, 17. cun x)iob, hurrying forward ; cum -puinu, totheshore 

(bank). 
„ „ 18. mAi-oi-óe nÁtriA, oars, " rowing sticks"; a^ búbAX), 

bending, straining; cnémeAóc, vigour, power, 
,, ,, 19. A5 cun AbbAif, putting sweat, T>e, off him, sweating, 

perspiring ; A5 uAOf^A-ó, bailing. 
„ i, 20. An tnfge fAÍAig, the dirty water, bilge- water. 

(Fishermen say that sea-animals steer clear of 

dirty water, because it indicates proximity to 

land). 
•* tt 2i« T5 1 °k» snatch up quickly; fUAntriAn, soundly sleep- 
ing ; aj\ a bACAbAinn, in her arms. 



VOCABULARY. 1 27 

Page29,line22. fo cum muoAit \, away she hurries ; bnuAc, brink. 
„ „ 23. f nuú fÁite, stream of salt water ; f ceAÍluA, ejected, 

squirted. 
„ „ 24. r/ui]vpe, startling, beating about rapidly; btiAi'óeAnúA, 

troubled. 
„ „ 25. meAf^tngce, mixed, stirred up; ceAúnAmA, quarter. 
„ „ 27. iAr-£Aini, fishermen; cAiVlce, lost, dead. 
„ ,, 29. A|\ cAibleAbAi]A, did you (ye) lose. 
f) 11 30. bÁT>ói|AÍ, boatmen. 

„ ,, 31. 1 •oc|MÚix)ib, in fits; ^Ái]M'óe, of laughter. 
„ „ 32. bLé-rómíob, an old word for "whale"; AniAn, from 
the west. 
Page3o,linei. 50 ]\ó-cpÁroró: 50, may ; cpAioiT), vex, bother, con- 
found ; 50 no-cpA-mix) *Oia, that God may worry 

him greatly. 
„ „ 2. A5 r/tnppeA'ó, rattling, plunging. 
„ „ 4. cpeAccA, robbed, beggared ; gup moútng fé, that he 

felt. 
» tf 5- "ootfiAin ('ooitfnn), deep ■ 'óAmAf ré, hopped, danced. 
„ „ 8. 50 mbAi-op-be, would be drowned ; aiúi"o, single 

member. 
„ „11. 'oeAbA'ó, haste, hurry. 
„ „ 12. Af An upbige, out of the way; uaIac, load, mass; 

meAnbAtbAc, confused. 
„ „ 13. eAnbAtb, tail 

„ „ 14. zjctoirci, do you (ye) hear him ; féiT>eA>ó, blowing. 
„ „ 15. btiro, bit of a garment ; the word also means an 

untidy woman. 
„ „ 16. nÁn éingix) a bócAn beif, lit. " that his road may not 

rise with him," may his journey not prosper. 
„ „ 17. gteAr-A-oAn, they prepared, made ready. 
„ „ 21. nA r/Ainp^e coimigci§e, the wild sea. 
,, ,, 23. lectnmne, in the memory of ; feAnóiní, very okTmen. 
n n 2 5- TS^im, pleasing look, healthy appearance; 5AÓ beA- 

cAin, each cheek. 
,, ,, 26. r-migeAO, smile; biAO, food; AnnL&nn, condiment, 

" kitchen." 
„ „ 27. -puigbeAc, remainder, more to the good ; niAn^A-o, 

market. 
,, „ 28. 1 «ouemneAf, in pain, labour ; be n-uAin (with), 

during an hour ; An cltn^, of the clock. 
„ „ 29. 1ao§, calf ; bom eAnn, female. 



I2S VOCABULARY. 

Page3i,linei« pAftÁifcrÍAf', good luck. 
,, 2. r-ÓAn, prosperity. 
„ ,. 3. a}\ a fon pain pern, still, for all that ; rÁfCA, satisfied. 
„ „ 4. An cuocÁri, the pot; ip mó, which is biggest. 
„ ,, 5. col/móin, hake. 
„ ,, 7. cmlleAT), some more ; ní h-eóL, it is not right ; nÁ 

50 •ouAtoA|\t:AtnAoir', but that we should give. 
,, ., 8. ófOATóeAcu, entertainment. 
,, , ( io. moijvfeiyeAji, seven persons. 
„ „ 11. -pAl, hospitable. 

„ ,, 12. S^eVl A^Atn onu, I conjure you to relate a story. 
,, ,, 14. fAgAf , kind, or sort ; 'oo úAicntreA-ó, would be 

pleasing. 
„ „ 15. a clor* uaiu, to hear from you. 
,, „16. bATOeAT), was drowned. 
„ „ 18. -p ^eAjACA $Áij\e, burst of laughter. 
„ „ 19. AiLp, lump. 

„ ,, 20. 'otAAtitTOAL, the back part of the mouth, the jaw 
„ „ 22. ceAnriAi§úib, all the face ; uatiacca, laid out in 

death. 
r , „ 23. trpAÚAÓA, " ceilings." 

„ ,, 24. t:Á, at, on account of; uA^AncAcn, wittiness. 
„ ,, 25. fututriAn, given to joy; pocmA, kind-hearted, good- 
tempered. 
„ „ 23. ^Ati cinneAT), without invitation; fuix>ifcin, a stool 

made of coils of straw, Englished "baz." 
„ „ 30. X)ia -oo beAÚA-f a, welcome, lit, God thy life ; nÁn. 

a-T)ia . . . the opposite. 
„ „ 31. pÁ n-A -piAcLAib, under her teeth (breath). 
» » 33- pnéAcÁn, rook, crow; riA •onoc-Aimpne, of the bad 

weather. 
Page32, linei. mónA 'ótnu, an off-hand salutation; tnórvA, mójA, 

perhaps a slurring over of the name minne, the 

Blessed Virgin. 
'2. ^aLaja, disease; nÁine, shame. 

3. octAAf, hunger. 

4. uocAf, itch. 

5. f eAti-cotriAr, old measure, saying. 
7. bÁiUle, bailiff. 

10. ir oLc An puc é, he is a bad lot (fitir) ; t)einúí, ye 
say; 'ononn, a hump. 

11. "orxAi-o, a dog-moutb ; pUnc, cheeks. 



VOCABULARY. 1 29 

Page32.1inei2. rgéAti, look of fright ; pA]% wryness. 
„ „ 13. ctnnncín r-nótiA, thick flat nose. 

„ „ 14. a cLÁ]A-éA'OAitiín, his little forehead; rtneAT\£A, 
greasy ; bACAÓ, lame ; mAnncAC, wanting some of 
the teeth. 
„ „ 15. >oaj\ Lib, as you (ye) think ; r-pÁ£A, ill-shaped thin feet. 
„ „ 16. f aLaca]a, dirt ; 1 n-AónArm, entangled. 
„ „ 17. jAuntiAi'oe, water from the mouth, dribble ; bpAgAi'D, 
upper part of ihe chest ; f eibix>e, spittle ; ^mei^ín, 
chin. 
„ „ 18. rmu5Aix)e, mucus in the nose. 
„ „ 24. fo^Ainu, warning, proclaiming. 
n » 2 5- 5iVlín pnÁuA, a large solid potato. 
„ „ 26. cneAcÁm, poor, small potatoes; t>'á mbAinu, being 

dug. 
t, „ 29, 'ooiceAttAc, inhospitable; T>tibAinu fe Leif, he told 

him. 
n » 3°, ^e ^ e1 f> eat on (^ el f) ; tfiAiú An fAf, a good warrant 
to, well able to ; pott, hole ; \ 51AÚÓ15, in a small 
basket. 
ti *) 3 T « AmpbAX), voracity, ravenous hunger. 
„ ,. 32. 'o'Abp x é, he bolted ; cnAp rLÁn, a whole large 

potato (cnAp). 
» » 33> fÁf Atfi, fill, satisfaction. 
Page33,line3. aIuu^ax), grace, prayer; ■ppbeÁ'ócA'p, dependence; 
^An fpteÁ'ócAf, independent ^f anybody; 5A11 
beAtin A|\ émtieAc, without caring for the will of 
anyone. 
„ 5, r-pj\éró, a live coal. 
„ 6. cl/Ab]AA, the mantlepiece. 
„ 10. *oeA]A5-beAÚAX), wide open ; -oiAÓb, a hasp. 
„ 14. A|v ui a tfiAjVbÚA, with intent to kill him. 
„ 19. 1A-ÓCA, shut fast. 
„ 20 cuAbAbAi|\, you (ye) heard. 
„ 24. Vuige-'peoLAcAin, lying-in, after confinement. 
„ 25. nAOix)eAnÁn, infant, baby ; cnAtficAinu, suckling. 
„ 26. timAc, about you, on you. 
„ 27. céA-pcócAiT), they will be wanting, 
„ 30. ulúró, tongs. 

» 33- tijNfuL, tongs, a short fire^tongs. 
Page 34, line 3. tnío-ctnbeAr-Aó ? ungentle, turbulent ; mío-nÁi|\oAG, 
§hameles§ ? 



130 VOCABULARY. 

Page34,line4. teAn ré \*>e, he followed on. 
m ft 6. ^ÁnúAig, ciying with a shout. 
,, „7- T°é A » an attack, an attempt. 
„ „ 8. bA5Ai]\u, threaten, also, in other cases, to beckon 

thither. 
„ „01. eArbA, want. 
„ „ 11. bAibbicrxiú, limbs shaking. 

„ „ 13. "oubAjAUAf, it was said; ponnAtnóm, white moss. 
,. „ 14. r-annuAir, weakness, swoon. 

„ 15. péi n-éi]Mnn é, howbeit, whatsoever; rot)A|\, trotting. 
„ 16. cuAif\uib, visits. 
„ 17. -pA§Ai|\u, "steel," temper. 
„ „ 18. 5JAUA15, hair; 'ha fgójMiAig, in his throat. 
,, „ 21 a "Oajyoah, O, Warden, a man's name. 
,, „ 23. Laitióca'o en, I shall shoot you. 
., „ 24. ]moúa'ó (pron. -jauúa^), a run, a rush. 
„ „ 27. fAbbco^, a false blow, an unexpected blow. 
„ „ 29. •opATinuÁn, a low growl. 
m » 3 1 * V^é&TS' a seam ° r crack, also a crushing blow ; bé&l 

ah fz;éiúin, the pit of the stomach (r^eium). 
„ „ 32. rpeAó, a kick. 

n tt 33- tneAig, a helpless body, an unconscious state. 
Page 35, line 1. rpjviuc, hurl, fire, kick as a horse. 

a » 3» ujvÁctriéA-pAf, a quick heavy blow given from the 
hand (perhaps from cnÁú, speedily, méAj\, finger). 
„ n 4. biAT)nA, ferrule. 
t* tt 9- S^ucaja, rattles in the throat. 
„ „ 11. tAf^AX), the part of a boot which covers the ball of 

the foot. 
„ „ 12. ujaaocua, puffed out; bótiA, collar. 
„ „ 13. punAmn AjVbAin, sheaf of oats. 
„ „ 14. bAi^e, faint, weakness; uo|\, bush; f^eAc,^^. r^eice, 

brier, bramble. 
„ „ 17. ceicne cnoib, four limbs ; 1 ii-Áijvoe, up, a stiff and 

stark position. 
t , „ 18. 'nA -)!>leiru, in a lifeless mass. (Note that pleiru does 
not always indicate death, ir bneÁg An jbteifC fin. 
é, he is a fine, heavy-built man). 
„ „ 19. éiúeAc, a lie. 

„ „ 24. -oeinúcAn, it is said ; 50 breACAcAr, was seen. 
„ ,, 26. 'nA bemn, carried in front ; ni y eA*OAn, I d^not know. 
„ „ 28. bAiligcoói|\ An cior a, rent collector. 



VOCABULARY. 131 

Page36,line8. rpéin-geAtAige, " moon sky," moon hidden by 

clouds ; pic, pitch ; CAbAnpMnn An teAbAn, I 

would give (swear) the book. 
„ „ 15. bójvo x>eAr, starboard ; -oeAf, right-hand side ; f Arii- 

aiL, apparition. 
„ „ 17. f£AmAVl, cloud. 

„ „ 21. flÁn mo coiriAjAcA, God bless the mark. 
„ „ 30. biiA-oAit, nerve, vigour, power of motion. 
tf ^ 33« bójvo cbé, port, left-hand side. 
Page37,linei. có^ teir Ati rnbójvo >óeAr, "pull the starboard oar." 
„ „ 6. fpjvmr, sprightliness 
„ „ 7. 'óon Ác rAm ojAAib, serve ye right, 
„ ,,8. írieAjVbAVl, contusion, loss of memory, thoughts at 

random ; rneineÁn, reeling in the head. 
„ „ 11. •oAon-ftnAcc, tyranny, thraldom. 
„ „ 24. rbÁn rriAn a n-inmrceAn é, mAn, where, in the place, 

mnirceAn, is told, health and peace where it is 

told, "God between us and harm." 
„ „ 32. bo^ T>iotn, let me go. 
- » a 33« tnAnbcóin, a murderer; -pop, a wisp of hay or straw; 

At)Airjc, to kindle; won, thatch. 
Page 38, line 2. x>o en A^Ann, crackles ; uAobÁm, rafters. 
„ „ 3. cnÁnibAc, a very large fire. 
„ „ 8. -oo nop, stabbed, stuck; f^obb, a splinter; ^iutfiAif, 

gen. -e, " bog-deal," pine. 

„ tt 9- 5™ i r> face - 

„ „ 16. nigeAt)An,washed; úonAcAT)A|vé, laid him out in death. 

tt tt x 7- S^eóiue, nice, pretty. 

„ „ 18. x>o > óeAnmAT)An, they forgot ; Iocua, faults ; T>noc- 

únéice, bad qualities. 
„ „ 25. ha "SeAUAtuAiJ, the FitzGeralds (Desmonds). 
„ „ 31. uónn&in, "wake," watching the corpse; ÁinneÁn» 

night-watching, keeping late hours. 
„ „ 32. focnAi'o, funeral. 
Page3Q,linei. aicít), gen. -e, disease. 
„ ,,20. cimi'óe, prisoners. 
„ „ 21. Tleroin, Kenmare. 
„ „ 22. cum cónA, to justice. 

,, „ 24. 50 n'oeÁnnA'OAn, that they committed (made). 
„ „ 25. coin, crime, a ^cnocuA, " of their hanging" — a crime, 

the penalty for which is hanging; T)bigúeói|\ An 

|\iog, the "Crown Prosecutor." 



132 VOCABULARY. 

Page39,line26. cjxoi-óeAjxz;, blood-red ; blÁc-óoi-óp, "wig." 

,, „ 27. cloi$eAmi, skull ; cjxoi'óe cloice, heart of stone ; 
cLiad, breast. 
Page 40, line 9. aj\ leiúeAT), in breadth. 

„ „ 10. -pÁ AiJneAf , under discussion. 

„ „ 20. fAoitleÁn, sea-gull ; coi]Vtiún, sand-piper. 

„ H 21. V51Ú, rest. 

„ 23. -peAf^Ai|\, comfortable. 
,. „ 26. rAOj\, free from rent. 
„ ,, 29. LtiAvóim, I mention. 

,, ,, 30. 'OjAinm ah T>otriAin, throughout the world. 
» ft 33- bAinc|\eAbAc, gen. Aige, widow; 'oíteAÓuAi'óe, orphan. 
Page 41, line 3. cinppcig, wicked people, imps. 
„ „ 4. 50 mAiú|?eA , ó, would forgive. 
„ ,, 8. -oo nocu, bared. 
»» » 9- ^ ^cuAiLbi-óe, their staves; co^AjxttAC, whispering; 

cAf acuac, coughing. 
„ ,, n. ^eóiti, murmur; tneAfAjvoA, temperate, reasonable; 

jveix), easy, not given to wrangling. 
„ ,, 12. neAtrignÁúAc, unusual. 
„ „ 13. cor-u, silence. 
m » 15- A T* SiiAÍAitirí, by his side. 
,, „ 18. CA51VAT), pleading. 

„ „ 24. -poilbfeocAi-6, declare, state publicly ; -pnné, witness. 
cbÁ]A nA -pA-óriAire, " witness-box," evidence-table. 
„ „ 28. fiubAb ]\oimip " walking before him." 
„ ,, 31. 50 -poLtngceAc, secretly. 
Page42,line3. ^iocaLac, tattered. 

,, „ 10. LeAgA-ó, melting; cubAjA, gen. cubAip, foam, froth. 
„ „ 12. fgéicig, spied, told upon. 
„ „ 15. ijM-peAc, devotional, religious. 
„ „ 20. La]-, lit. blushed up. 
„ „ 22. mÁ^At) -púm, mocking me. 

„ „ 27. "LeAfAmm, nick-name; cuLaiú, suit of clothes. 
„ „ 29. rnume, from tttuifve, to avoid profanity. 
„ ,, 30. cnu^A, a small ugly forehead, a " purse" forehead. 
Page43,linei. bÁn-cfúLiriAj\, wide-eyed. 

„ ,, 2. £Aj\pAbuAic, confusion of mind, lit. "cutting of 
mind," dulling; buAic, profit to the mind, clear- 
ness of vision. 
.» „ 5. o'Ái]M§óe, under consideration. 
„ ,, 7. ceinn u'iApf\Aite, " botheration to you," ueirm, pain, 



VOCABULARY. I 33 

iA|Af\Aiúe, questioner, the pain of the questioner 

(itching for news) on you, mAn an -piopnuigceAc 

auaoi, if it is not inquisitive you are. 
Page43,linei9. 11 í meAr-A, not worse is. 

n „ 20. CÁiu . . . Kate is as bad as Connor — bad is the best 

of them. 
;; „ 27. 'oo t>3 AjVbtngir-, you swore ; 50 bpe&cAoir-, that you 

saw. 
„ „ 28. f^otpÁti, a bundle of sticks, a faggot. 
„ „ 32. níon 'óeApbtJigeAp I did not swear. 
it a 33- A|\ mo LeAbAjA, on my oath. 
Page44,líaei. bneir- béAr-A, too much good manners. 
„ „ 2. ni a-o' fÁ)\ugA-6-|"A é, not interrupting you. 
n it 7» 5° T^ 1 ^ A ^Án, that I had a good deal. 
„ „ 11. ní eiueócAitin é, I would not refuse (eicig) him. 
„ „ 16. fA§Af LeA§A, a kind of doctor. 
„ ;, 18. c|\Aor--5&lAn, white-mouth, babies' disease ; cAiticin, 

sore eyes, red swollen eye-lashes; juia-o, erysipelas; 

]\ún teígif, a secret cure. 
w „ 20. OAinne- , the teat milk of hens put into the 

horn of a pig, and to stir or mix it (the milk) with 

the quill of a cat. 
„ „ 29. boj^A LeAtfiAitin, an elm box. 
„ „ 30. 'oe^f, right; cnAifoe, that part of a bed-frame which 

connects both bed-posts. 
Page 45, line 1 , fin-r-m-feAtiAúAn, great-great-grandfather. 
» tt 3- t A10ÓC » power, also action, state, condition. 
„ „ 4. yeo -put) o|\m, by this and by that. 
„ „ 6. uig An TMAbAiL .... from the house of big D to that 

of small d — from the frying-pan into the fire. 
„ „ 7. pupA, a very small setting part; punAine, a person 

so built. 
„ „ 11. 'omc, a disease in hens called the il pip," which 

causes them hoarseness or loss of voice. 
„ „ 25. tmAcu, will, testament; -pÁ^Aim Le hti'ÓAcc, "I 

declare to you " 
,, ,, 27. bA]\|AÓ^, an embrace. 
Page46,line3. cAicir-, a term of endearment. 

,, „ 4. X)Á ^óeÁjvnAirm beAutngúe, two fat fists., 

„ „7- AiueAl, great joy. 

„ „ 11. pÁpuigeAnn, suipasses. 

„ ,, 15. caLax), port, quay. 



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Page46,linei7. inoAcÁm, branches, twigs. 

., io. peap v A1 l xe » a watching (|?Aij\e) man, 
Page47,line29. awaIXos, a harmless fool. 
Page 48, line 3. r^Aj\cACA, lungs. 

,, ,, 6. cia cum, who made, composed. 

„ „ 22. ce^u|\AtiiA '^ur- LeAt, a quarter and a half. 

„ „ 23. ah ceAÚjAAriiA ^au |\omnu, the quarter not divided, 
the undivided quarter. 

» i» 2 5- bjúfce, breeches. 
Page 49, line 3. boiceAlXAc, stout, sturdy person. 

a f > 5- ^a 'óuaI ACAp, " it was kind father." 

,, ,, 6. 1 rroórimAc, indeed, truly. 

„ „ 7. AÚAip bAifome, baptism-falher, sponsor, gossip. 

„ ,, 10. ^eAbLó^, a small fish. 

„ „ 16. 'ha n-ion^nAif, without them. 

„ „ 22. cotncAbÁn, dance pattern. 

„ „ 25. C05 tJAim é, take it away from me ; if 5A11 uAim acc 
é, and yet it is the only thing I seek. 

„ „ 32. cteAtrmAf, match-making. 
Page5o,line2g. a^ f caua-ó, pulling ; fuuú, thick, matted hair. 
Page 5 1, line 3. cómnmnceóin, partner, co-dancer. 

» t, 5. V°r5> brittle. 

„ „ 20. porrnApn&c, whispering. 

m m 33« 1 ^-^m tiA bntn'oe, in the time of want (captivity) ; 
bj\AicceA]A, is felt; con^nAtn, help, "a friend in 
need, is a friend indeed." 





e ACCRA tllSUeAUlT). 



Page52,line i. eAcunA KipueAifvo, the adventure of ílirueÁjvo 
(Richard); eAcunA, also story: eAcun& A]\ 
ftirueÁrvo, a story concerning Richard. 

„ „ 2. xp AirueonAcu, walking, sauntering; bnttAc, brink. 

n ^ 3- bocA, gen. o/Loó, lake; bém. name of lower lake of 
Killarney; •onúéuA, dewy; be néinge An ÍAe, at 
the dawn (rising) of the day. 

„ „ 4. beAtuAine, month of May; -potu, plentiful crop of 
hair. 

»1 tt 5- éA'OAti leAÚAn, broad forehead; rbeAmAin, "slippery," 
smooth, not wrinkled. 

„ „ 6. mine, pi. of mi n, smooth; ^eAÍA, pi. of ^eAl, white. 

„ „ 7. An cufA, is it you (who is there) Maurice. 

„, „ 8. 511Ú ^LópAó. clear, resonant voice; Án-o-Ai^eAnuAÓ, 
proud, commanding; Af, out of; fÁréoibb, " grow- 
ing- wood." grove; 1 n^An, alongside, within hail; 

„ „ 9. 50 t)ineAc, surely, sure enough. 

„ „ 10. Aiúmgim, I know, recognise; buAÍl mA|\ fo, strike 
(walk) hither. 

„ „ 11. conning, moved, stirred ; T)tiibleAbAn, foliage, leaves; 
1 beAÚuAoib, aside. 

„ „ 12. f Á 'óém, towards. 

„ „ 13. mACAine, plain, open space; -\ Annrm, and then; 
nmne An, made (for) towards, approached, drew 
near. 

„ „ 14. -oo b'Áibne, (who was) the most beautiful. 

„ „ 15. ^oÁ bfeACAix) rtht, an eye had seen, niAtn, ever; cnoig, 

pi. unoigce, feet, ré cnoigce, six feet (measure). 
„ „ 16. ciAb-folu, strong hair in locks ; cArt)A, curled; i3Í]AeA6, 
straight, finely chiselled. 



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.2, line 17. jutlfl, point, end; pollÁi|\i , óe, nostrils; -pAippn^e, 

wide open. 
„ „ iS. foluf man, pi. -a, full of light; ÓAome, pi. of c&oin, 

mild ; cA|\CAnnAC, pi. -a, loving, gentle ; cAnAvóe, 

thin (lipped). 
M „ 19. 'oLuiú, close, evenly set; fmei^in, chin; coajuiac, 

square; gntiATi), pait of the face between cheek- 
bone and brow; UAibpeAc, imposing. 
„ „ 20. Luifne, blush; pbuc, cheek, pi. pltnc; caoL fÁ 

íoóuAn, light-made in the under limbs; ceAti, 

compact. 
„ „ 21. -pÁ, under or about; uacuaja, upper part ; ^UAitne, 

shoulders; ^Aif^i-óig, of a hero; cLÁn occa, 

breast-bones, chest ; cú, hound, gen. con. 
„ „ 22. cj\oto, hand; LAit^n a x>óiúiti, strong enough 

(•oóiúm); uAnb buile, mad bull; cofg, hinder, 

stop. 
Page53,line 1. T)ia beAÚA at>' fLÁince, "welcome" in thy health, 

lit. God thy life, in thy health (mode of salutation). 
„ „ 2. cuALAf, I heard ; jjtin úÁn^Ai-p, that you came (cÁn- 

^Aif) ; An Aif, returned. 
» ts 3- 5° ™Ainip, may you live. 
„ „ 4. AunvigAT) A|\ein, the night before last (night) ; caú- 

ugAX), sorrow. 
„ „ 5. a cbof, to hear; nAOAir-= nAib uti ; An *oo úeiceAX), 

lit. on thy flight, avoiding arrest. 
„ „ 6. if "oóca é, I suppose so. 

„ „ 7. ni -ptnl LeigeAf (neAnu) Ain, it cannot be helped. 
„ „ 8. ctntrirngi'o fiA*o, they remember. 
„ „ 9. pnÁif, of brass, brazen; Ann leif, there also (leir). 
„ ,, 10. r^oilu, a split, cut. 

„ „ 11. nior- -ooithne, deeper; 'nÁ rmfe, than I (did). 
„ „ 13. mAúfLuAg, a host, a crowd; colÁipoe, college; LÁ 

fAoij\e holiday. 
„ „ 14. plAors, head, shell. 
„ „ 15. cífeÁ, you would see; niAn, sign, track; pn a jvAift, 

that was all. 
„ „ 16. t)eAllnAúAc, or •oeAtlnAUAc, of good shape, likely; 

Leir, too, also; SiAinrmneAó, or SeAnmÁnAC, 

German. 
„ „ 17. if "0615 biom, I think. 
„ „ 18. 'ootinonnuig, swore; bníg-óogéA^, power of thy arms- 



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Page5 3, line 1 9. ^un. lei^if, that you let or put. 

„ „ 20. -pAobAjA, edge; cboi^eAnn, frame of the head, shell. 

„ „ 21. a cúl, its back (the sword) ; ceApo^t), a small sledge- 
hammer ; p eA'ó, well. 

„ „ 22. -o'fóbAip, it had almost come to pass; bntngeAn, 
battle; eA"opAinn, between us; |\éiT>ui5, settle, 
arrange. 

s> t> 2 3* TeAti-oToe, old teacher; i)' piACAib aj\, forced, com- 
pelled. 

r : ,, 24. r]AiAn t)o cti|A . . . bridle his voice. 

„ ,, 25. m' ÁjAAnn, " my kidneys" — and O, man dear to me, 
or my very good friend; ^eApjAA'ó, cut. 

„ ,, 26. t>'a cup, being put. 

>> » 2 7- ^eAbbAitn 'otnc, I promise you, I warrant you; 50 
jaacax) yé x)íom, that it would go beyond me. 

„ ,, 28. "oo congbÁib, to keep from, protect, ó rcoibu, from a 
split. 

„ „ 29. 'nÁ nn, than that ; 'oo beic Ann, to be in it (your 
head). 

„ „ 30. niMfe, Anglo-Irish, musha, an exclamation; mo ceA-o 
5|\eAnn, my hundred loves (to), well-beloved is 
(Father Tom); bA itiaiú An rÁp, "he was a good 
warrant to," well able he was himself. 

„ „ 31. uj\<yp5Ai j\u, a fall; 'oo bAmc, to take; Ay -omtie, out 
of a person ; *oa sctnjvp'óe Ain, if put upon. 

„ „ 52. •oeijyitn, I say; ó n-A éiT>eA*ó AtnAc, from his canoni- 
cals (eToeAT)) out, a common phrase to distinguish 
the priest from the man in him. 
Page54,linei. cÁ huAin, when, at what time; -oo geoó&mAoi-o, 
when shall we get? ha hAij\m, the weapons; t>o 
SeAVLAX), was promised. 

„ „ 2. ni 1 mbbiAX)nA, not this year (1 nib1iAT)nA) ; ip bAog- 
Iac, it is to be feared. 

„ „ 4. 'orvonnó^, humpy persan, T>nonn, a hump; -pÁ ceAnn, 
before, in the course of; nÁiúe, a quarter of a year. 

„ „ 5. yeAy r-mbAiL, beggarman ; An cop yo, this time; 
meArpAn, will be believed ; bAcAc, person seeking 
alms, not necessarily lame, a poor man. 

,, „ 6. »oéi|\ce, alms, bAb|\AniAoif, let us speak; co^An., 
whisper. 

»5 » 7» bionn ctuAf ... a wood has ears, eavesdroppers 
are about. 



i; v S VOCABULARY. 

rage54,line8. biiAibreMn beir, we shall meet him («oponnój;). 

,, ,, 9. cÁ l)pnLi]\, where are you; aj\ cí 5ADÁ1L, on the in- 
tention of going — where do you inteud to go. 

M ,, 10. AriipAr, suspicion. 

„ ,, 11. ]\ ac At), I shall go; bÁit>, partiality. 

„ „ 12. 50 iToéAti]:A'ó, would make; CAnAt>Ar, friendship, 
favour. 

„ ,, 13. bA rriórx An uubAirce, it was a great misfortune 
(uubAir- ce) ; 50 nt)eACAit>, did go. 

„ ,, 14. -pÁ x)éin, towards, in the direction of; bob^Ac, small- 
pox ; biot)A]A, they were. 

,, ,, 15. cuajyoac, searching. 

„ ,, 16. bibbe, document, letter; úAnnAm^, drew; nocu, 
bared, unsheathed. 

„ ,, 17. a ót&i'oeAm beif, his sword also (beif). 

„ ,, 18. ■meAfA'OAn, contemplated, intended; t>o f-ÁcAt), to 
stick or pierce; úníom, through me; nÁn 'óeAr 
au ^nó é, was it not a pretty business. 

m » x 9« r5 neAX) > cried out, screamed; cub cimi, poll, back of 
head. 

,, ,, 20. ttAirbin, weanling, poor wretch; bAic a thtnnit, nape 
of the neck. 

,, „ 21. meAbbój, sack, sack-like man; A-otfitngim, I admit; 
SonutnJ, hurt; gonutngeAr', I hurt. 

„ ,, 22. a^ ^AbÁib 'oíob, beating of them ; An a céibe, on each 
other; t)eij\úeAn biotn, I am told. 

n n 23. Aiúne, recognition, memory; unbAbjAA, speech, state 
denoting coesciousness. 

,, „ 24. boicce, spoiled. 

,, „ 26. uáúa]\ im' 'óiaix), (they) are after me, I am being 
pursued; 50 *oiau, closely, energetically. 

t , ,, 27. mÁ, if; fAgAnn, find, get; bÁf, death, if either, or 
any one (émneAc) die; T>e'n beinu, of the pair. 

„ „ 28. benbjreAn, they (persons on the look-out) will be; 
•oiati, gen. t>éme ; An mo úí, in wait for me, watch- 
ing with bad intentions (ui) ; niAn AmibAj\u, as I 
said ; f A§Af , a kind or sort. 

M „ 29. pinrm, not much, little. 

»1 m 3°- lonncAOibe, trust, confidence ; A^Atn Ar, out of him, 
in him. 
Page55,line 1. cóntngeAcu, pursuit, hounding down; cum^eAn» 
there is put ; móp-f uim, great regard. 



VOCABULARY. 



139 



Page 55,line2. atia™ pAi§'oui|\A, life or soul of a soldier; -oÁ mbA-ó, 
if it were, had been. 

»> >. 3- *°o beA*6, would be; 1 ^conuAbAinr;, in danger; 
beiúé./o, the like. 

„ ,,4. btiAtAÓ bAf, striking of hands, fuss, noise; mAj\ 
geAbb, on account of. 

»» » 5- ^ e1 f r iT1 > w ^ tn that, at that time; ujAUfbó^, a hop. 

., ,, 6. beAc-bÁtn, one hand ; bAoiú-béitn, an easy leap. 

„ „ 8. 1 on^Anu ac, wonderful ; a biiú, his agility ; ópom -pe, 
he proceeded, commenced ; 'oo corriAp, to measure. 

„ ,, g. CA1T é peo ? what is this ? 

,. ro. porA|\ canter, trot ; biú§, shout, call. 

„ „ 1 2. peA;, halt, stand; rnéipbeAc, lawbreaker, rebel, a 
•méi|\li5, O rebel, you rebel. 

» a T 3- E^ 1 ^> submit ; An f\ioj, of the king. 

,, ., 14. feA;ói at), I shall stand. 

,, ,, 15. cóiriAi|\be, advice; a •óíobtriAnAig, lit., you hired- 
soldier, sometimes used in mockery, " my fine 
fellow " ; ^An ueAÓu, not come ; im' goine, near me. 

,, ,, 16. o.-pi^cAó, officer; -oeipúí, it used be said. 

,, ,, 17. Aiobti6e, handy, expert ; ^uja bAin pe, that he took 
or cut (b&m); cnAipe, pL cnAipi, buttons. 

,, ,, iS. Ap cApói^, out of a coat; -peAj\ cíai > óiiti, man of 
sword, swordsman ; ceAnnuAjA, district. 

„ ,, 19. 'o'Á Am-oeom, in spite of (him); comópuAip, of com- 
petition ; ^Att oijAeAT) if, without as much (oipeA'o) 
as. 

„ „ 20. bpAon -pol,A, drop of blood ; "oo 'óojauat), to spill. 

,, „21. *oéAn&tTi A]A, making for, going for. 

„ „ 22. copAinu, defending; bACA, stout stick: T>poigeAn, 
gen. t)|\oigin, blackthorn. 

„ ,, 23. nA bpeAjAu, of the miracles ; 'oeipeA'ó be, end to. 

„ ,, 24. a congAtiuA, his assistance. 

„ ,, 25. be hA§<vm, in order to; tnnbipe caúa, weapon of 
fight, offensive weapon. 

„ „ 2 5. 'tiA §bAic, palms of the hands; r:ÁpÁti, sapling; 
^umtipeoige, of ash ; ní r-cnAcr: at>, would not tear. 

„ „ 27. ^éA^A, muscles, arms; -p|\éAiriAib, roots. 

,, ,, 28. iajajaacu, attempt; cjA&oib, branch ; 'oo b pipe a^, to 
break. 

„ ,, 29. ]AÓ-|M§in, too tough. 

.,, ,, 30. 11Á pti, without as much as. 



:4° VOCABULARY. 

Page55,line3i. cAi£éArii tei]% to throw at him (teip). 

,, 32. cuimnig, remember; ^Ai^eAx), bravery; -oo fitin- 
y eA|\, thy ancestors. 
/>,line 1. i'nn^eA-ó 5Áij\e, half-laugh, smile. 

,, 2. |?oNA-iiAt>Ac, mockingly ; 5f\eim, grip, hold. 
,, 3. eAc, gen. eic, steed, war-horse, charger; ciaja, chest- 
nut colour. 
,, ,,4. cLaoti, bend. 

„5. junnce, dancing. 
,, 6. meA-óón, middle. 
,, ,, 7. x)túiú ce, firmly closed; fAobAjA, edge . . . teeth 
set ; -pA§Air\u, temper of steel; fA§Ai|\u 'tia fthl/ib, 
lightning in his eyes, blazing eyes. 
,, „ 8. 501c, head inclined to one side, attitude of intention. 
„ ,, 9. bo?; byveAg, " soft fine," steady; £«15, understood. 
,, ,, 11. p|\Ap-béim, swift leap. 
„ ,, 12. cum inuin^e, to the mane. 

,, ,, 13. uAiurjeA-m, glint, reflected light; A]\ tióf, like, resem- 
bling; cuaij\, circle, ring; LAfjAAc, lightning. 
,, ,, 15. piiifg, noise produced by air resistance. 
,, ,, 18. m?A|A, swift; cAfA'ó Ar\ a coif, returning, wheeling 

round. 
,, ,, 21. A£ LubAT), bending, giving; urvéineAóc, power . 

btnl/le, blow. 
,, ,, 22. copAnuA, protecting, gen. of cojmA'ó, act of protect- 
ing ; f A01I,, thought. 
,, ,, 26. r^einneA-o uAipif, flying past; com ciu§ te, as 

quickly as ; fpbAnc, flash. 
,, ,, 29. pleifc. inert mass. 

» » 30- ^AbbÁn rtéibe, " standing stone " (^AttÁn) in amoor t 
,, ,, 31. cop, movement. 
,, ,, 33. bpúr-^Ap, small bits. 
Page57,linei. bótiA, collar. 

,, ,, 2. pleAfs a -opomA, broad of his back. 

„ 3. 5105, a tittle. 
,, ,, 9. rxirinir-, you waged (made). 
,, ,, 10. r/|AArmcAc, rat ; aj\ yow a AnmA, for (the sake of) his 

life. 
,, ,, 12. citn, I see. 
,, ,, 13. m y\ú bior\Án é, it is not worth a pin, it is a small 

matter; fbeAmntng, slipped. 
>} ,, 14. r/A§Aim, I find; r^eAtbog, small strip. 



VOCABULARY. 



MT 



^a;e57l nei5. cnoiceAnn, skin ; bth'om, little finger. 

„ u 17. t)o úuiLLeAf, I earned, deserved; no ctntXip, you 

deserved; 50 h-Áij\ice, at any rate, at all events. 
„ „ 18. ieif, too, likewise; pA^pAmAoi-o, we shall leave. 
„ ,, 19. An a úuAifvir-5, seeking, enquiring for him. 
„ „ 20. mA|\ uÁ An nuA^AT), because the alarm or pursuit; 

t&rnrji§, abroad ; aj\ mo ci-pe, with the intention 

of doing me harm. 
„ „ 22. ■pocnAm cApA^L, the thunder of horses in swift 

motion; 'onoióeAt), bridge; ha pLeAr^A, of Flesk 

(river) near Killarney. 
59 „ 23 cui|\ ctiiAp A1|\ fern, "put an ear on himself," 

listened attentively 
„ „ 25. ACA01 = auá cú (old form) ; -oaLua, foster-child, a 

term of endearment. 
„ ,, 26. bímír An pmbAt, let us be moving (walking). 
„ ,, 27. x)|\ui'Oim biom, moving off. 
; , „ 29. ni pA^pA-o, I shall not leave ; corn cionnuAc beAu, 

as guilty as you. 
Page58,line 1. gniortngeAf, I urged, encouraged; cum caúa, to 

battle ; 'OÁ mbeAT), if I had, had I had. 
„ ,, 2. bemn, I would be. 
„ ,, 3. ní b^A^, it is enough ; An mo coimeÁx), on my 

" keeping," fleeing from the law. 
,, ,, 5. Am^An, disress; bet)' Ú01L pém, by your own 

wish. 
,, ,, 6. néi-órejcAmAoi-o, we shall arrange or settle: An 

bAVl, by-and bye, full soon, at another time; niú 

LeAu, run thither, away with thee. 
., „ 8. ní uú if ^e, no sooner. 
,. „ 9. pobtn gee, hidden, concealed; 'nÁ, than; ^tipv ctiAÍA- 

'OAn, they heard. 
,. - ,, 10. puoc, trumpet, bugle ; puoc Air\m, military bugle. 
,, ., 11. 50 trneiúix)e, that (some persons) would be. 
„ ,, 12. eóbAp, acquaintance, knowledge ; ua ^cAfÁn, of the 

paths. 
,, ,,13. pAibb or aiUI, cliff or rock partly covered in the 

ground ; ptuAip, cave or cavern. 
,, v 15. cAtnpiAf) niiAT), stag, red-deer, ua ^outinuo^, lumps, 

protuberances in uneven ground ; ni ptnl piu 

^tinnA A^Am, I have not had aa much as a gun, 

not even a gun. 



142 VOCABULARY. 

Page5S,linei7. «Aim, from me, away from mc. 

„ ,, 18. ifbeA^ Ati rfiAi6 "6om é, it did not avail me, *• little 

was the good," it availed ms little. 
„ „ 19. úA|\]\Ain5 ré, he drew; fpAti -oub, "black knife," 

black-handled short dagger ; cniop, belt. 
„ „ 20. fk ce.vrni, in the course of. 
„ ,, 21. be coir-, alongside of, 
„ ,, 22. Aon nit), nothing. 

,, „ 23. cbeiú-Aibpín, a short cudgel with a thick head 
(Aibp'm) ; 50 'oueAfuócA'ó, would be necessary to 
you; ueAfumg, require, want. 
„ „ 24. cAf^cu, a cough ; eólAi'óe, guide. 
m »» 25. feAcAf, beside; feAÓAr r-AiJ-oitnn, besides, in addition 
to a soldier; tmgrmr, let us lie; mr ah nAiúnig, 
in the ferns ; 50 -póiL beAz;, for a little while. 
„ ,, 26. fAin-eocAmAOix), we shall keep watch. 
m n 27. rnAn a nAbAX)Aí\, where they were just then. 
„ j, 28. ip ^Ainro 50, it was not long till; bei|\u, two, a 

pair. 
»1 11 29. A|\ A n-A§AiT), right opposite to them. 
„ „ 31. 50 •oocu, firmly; 'oonn-óúL, x>onn, fist, cub, hind 

portion, hand or haft. 
11 »i 32. míoúAiutieAmAc, unlovingly, viciously. 
Page59,linei. co|\, move, stir; «i -peiceAnn, does not see; pioc, 
not a bit ; 'oinn, of us, 
»1 >> 3- H^aox), call, shout. 

it h 5- CAn 5 A ^> where did go, what became of; Án, our. 
„ „ 6. t)An, by ; ó ciAnAib, a little while ago ; t>o f l ui^peAó, 

would swallow. 
„ „ 8. Ati biúeAmnAÓ, the thief, scoundrel. 

, „9* ^ el T> too > a ^ sa 
,, ,, n. f^emn 'otune aca, one of them hurried; aj\ Aif, in 

the direction whence he came. 
„ „ 12. pÁnAi'ó, down-hill. 
„ „ 13. -o'-pibleA-oAp, they returned, 
„ 1 14. Án ^cuaijvo, our visit; 1 n-AipoeAn, in a journey ; our 

search was bootless or profitless, we had nothing 

for our pains but the journey ; 50 mAjVbAi'ó An 

An cAon, may the lightning kill. 
n m x 5- f eA P ™ A *oóince, the begging (alms) man. 
„ „ 16. a^ cuj\ tiA fúb cniocA, "putting the eyes through 

them," gazing intently at them. 



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Page59,linei7. cóin^AnAc, near, close ; ^ti|\ tneAr ré, that he con- 
templated ; ppeAOAX) 'íia f uróe, jump up standing 

('nA fui'óe). 
,, „ 18. újAAf^Aip^, tumble, overwhelm. 
„ ,, 19. roig'oe, patience. 

„ 20. -pÁ 'óeipeAX), at length. 
„ „ 22. cúi^eAn, five (persons). 

„ „ 23. reireAn, six (persons) ; An a rÁÍAib, at their heels. 
„ „ 24. beAc-mbbinn, one elbow; cia buAibfeAT), who should 

meet (strike). 
,, ,, 25. 'tiA com nib, against him. 

,, „ 26. con-§iub, half- sitting posture, haunches on calves. 
„ „ 27. mónA x>íb, a salutation ; mónA == Mary. 
„ „ 30. acá Ann, who is there; buróeAn, company, command. 
rt » 33- •o'iAjvnAr, I asked. 
Page6o,linei. tem' rgónnAig, to my throat; bío-ó -oo nogA a^ac, 

have your choice. 
„ ,, 2. cneói|\eAcu, guidance, pointing out the way. 
„ „ 3. mÁ feicimit), if we shall see ; bÁn rub, " full of eye," 

a glimpse. 
„ „ 4. geobAin, you shall obtain; féinín, reward, present; 

•oo cnorn&r, I commenced. 
,, „ 5. ÁiceAih, persuading, attempting to convince. 
„ „ 6. ÚAin^eAr, I offered. 

„ ,, 9. bAr, open hand; a ceAcnAiriAin, his thigh. 
,, „ 10. úopnuig (cionnr-^Am), commenced ; T)|\&nnuÁn, 

snarling, making a noise like a dog; mion-JÁin- 

ix>e, "small-laughter," chuckling; 50 mei-opeAc, 

merrily. 
„ „ 12. A|\ mum cApAilb, on the back of a horse, riding. 
„ „ 13. coirmeAcc, on foot ; geAubAr, I promised ; 'oó (to) 

him; 50 'ocAirbeÁnr/Ainn, that I would show or 

point out. 
i, „ 14. beAÚAn, broad ; x/Á totn-qm, to his troop or company ; 

50 nAcAinn, that I would go. 
,, „ 15. 1 broÍAó, in hiding, in concealment ; iheAbbAj*. 

coaxed, deceived. 
„ „ 17. -pÁbun eAfAig, at the foot of the waterfall (eArAc), 
„ „ 18. 50 njeobAtnAoir would find. 
m » 19. ^AbÁbuA {gen.), captive; Ai^e-reAn AinÁin, he him- 

self only (AinÁin) 
„ „ 20. 'ye&o, well then, 



144 VOCABULARY, 

Page6o, lineal, nuo -oo dé&nAih o|\m, lit., to do a thing on me, to 

obey me ; beio y uvo A^Am, I shall have them. 
,, 22. CUtrA 15. narrow ; concAbAinueAc, dangerous. 
„ ,, 24. Vcac i^óaI, excuse. 
,, „ 25. Lcaít-caoiI), aside; v a1j&]\|.wo coia, I shall give a twist 

or trip; cop coife, a trip in wrestling; •oeijwó, 

hindermost. 
,, ., 26. aj\ a béAlAib, immediately in front of him ; 1 gcuth- 

a'c, in the power of. 
„ „ 27. 5^1^51-0, (gen.), heroic, valorous. 
„ ,, 2S. ^LeAninócAix), will slip or slide; céA"o cnoi§, a 

hundred feet in measurement; no, or. 
„ „ 29. níor* mó, more; £A|\j\-buAic, qualms of conscience, 

trouble of mind. 
„ „ 31. -o'Á mbAr^A-ó, being hurt, crushed by falling; bAr/^A, 

a precipice ; OAr^AT), being killed by falling over 

a precipice. 
„ „ 32. con^Aib, hold, keep; 50 bplteAt), till I return. 
Page6i,linei. t>o VfeÁnn Liom, I would prefer. 

„ 3. A}\ nop, like to ; beAÚAx>Ac aUIca, wild beast. 
„ „4- cat) eile iat>, what are they, what else are they? 

-mo úpuAg may úu (derisively), I pity you. 
„ „ 5. An méro pn, so many, that many. 
,, „ 6. if cum a Liom-fA, I care (cumA) not. 
,, „ 7. ah cutuA, the manner or way ; bpeiry too much. 
„ „ 9. aca a niAn Ain, Anglo-Irish " and signs on it," and we 

see what has come of it ; niAn, sign, track, evidence. 
„ ,, 10. -oo btiAT)A-ó, victory (buA-o) was obtained; An tiA 

ViéineAnnAig, (on) over the Irish. 
„ ,, 11. 'conÁc fAin An »14, serve them right; a conÁc rin, 

its benefit, its result (used derisively); ómr-eAó, 

a female fool. 
„ „ 12. jbiocAf, cunning, deceit; yeA\X, treachery; t>óicin, 

enough; a nx)óicm, pi. form, enough (amongst a 

number. 
., „ 13. T)o compAiceocATO, who woald fight. 
„ „ 14. An feilX, of the treachery; útaIaijVj yé\r\ t their own 

weapons or iestruments. 
» » I 5« ornAT), sigh. 
„ „ iG. cA)\b binie, mad bull. 
„ 17 "oóipne, fists. 
„ 18. 50 hyiy f Att), until shall grow, 



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Page6i,linei9. a IaoiJ, thou dear one; unoit)itttij\ let us fight. 
„ „ 20. bunuAifue, advantage (on either side), 
- , „ 23. tno cneAc, "my destruction," woe is me; nioj\ 
óÁf •oom, what chance (cÁf) should I have, how 
could I. 
„ „ 24. 'OjAonn, hump; ajv ctitnA eite, in another way. 
»» a 2 5« f^i peace ; 'o'Á Aitvoeów, despite him, against his 

will. 
„ „ 27. be hinuinn, with mind, intellect; tiÁ, than (be) géA- 

£Aib, limbs (arms). 
„ „ 31. bocúti, misfortune, result of stupid blundering. 
„ „ 32. mójAfeir-eAp, seven (persons). 
Page62,linei. An 'OAirfi, of the ox; mnuleAcc, intelligence; §£, of 
the goose. 
„ ,, 4. 'onocftiA'OAn, evil propensity ; -pÁ or ^aoi fiút), taking 

possession of him. 
„ „ 5. ceArm-unnAi'o, head, administrator. 
„ ,, 6. x>eón, tear. 

„ „ 7. -oo CAibleAf, I lost ; "OtiAif , reward. 
» t> 8. A£ ^oilteA'ó op, troubling me, disagreeing with 

me. 
if ft 9« r eA ^Af, beside, in comparison with. 
„ „ 10. obAnn, sudden ; f 1b, dropped, shed. 
„ „ 12, Aiútie, knowledge, acquaintance with. 
„ „ 13. T>iAn-triAiu, very well; aj\ fAt), altogether, solely. 
„ „ 14. -p5niofAt)óin, destroyer, plunderer ; v*o jAbÁib, to 

capture. 
„ „ 15. f «juif, easy ; uAitri, cave ; a f uaiti, his sleep, his rest 

or repose. 
„ „ 16. A£ cun "J A5 cthueAth, putting and planning. 
„ „ 17. ctmiAibc, rubbing, stroking ; féA^ó^, beard; a ctii-o 

-péAf ói^e, all his beard. 
„ „ 18. ftntiAineA'ó, meditating; A£ cu]a púL 'fA cAt,An\ 
«'putting eyes in the ground," looking intently at 
the ground. 
„ „ 19. inpucAX), keenly looking ; LeAÚ-Atri|\AfAC, half- 

suspiciously. 
„ „ 20. LeAt-iormcAoibeAc, half-distrustfully ; ^Ati 'ottAipc 
A1|\, without ill-humour (•ouai^c), coolly, uncon- 
cernedly. 
„ „ 21. A5 uAn^An^ -oeiVbe, drawing the shape, mapping. 
» »> 22. gAimiri, sand. 



I46 VOCABULARY. 

Page62,linea3* a ^á m<5A|\ "oeife, (his) two fingers of the right hand ; 
■oeÁfflA, palm-hollow, hollow of the bAf or palm 
of the hand. 
„ „ 24. cté, left ; UAÚf&itiu, urging; 50 $éAn-i tin cleAc, per- 
suasively, with quick intelligence. 
„ „ 27. AÚJU1 Jat) piúif e, change of countenance. 
„ „ 28. ceAnnAijúe, (whole of) the face. 
„ „ 29. U}\aj;aU,, speeching ; gjúi Aim, frown. 
Fage63,linei. fúigce, sucked (inwards); T)f Ann, grin. 

„ „ 2. en Apuijce, drawn, twisted ; entutfí, worm or grub. 
m » 3- '5Á T>uocuf, itching them; fpLsnc, flash, fire; 'ha 

-pA'óAnc, in his sight (of eyes). 
„ „ 4. ^éAn-cúifOAc, sharp-witted, wide-awake. 
,, „6. tÁriiAcÁm, creeping as a baby. 
„ „ 8. LoiToub, male blackbird; ÁiueAir», arguing, discussing; 

ciAjAfeAc, female blackbird. 
u » 9- fpvoeóigín bftntw-'oeAfs, robin redbreast ; unneAf, 
disputing; *OiAfirmi jua^ac, dark-grey little Dermot, 
the yellow hammer (?). 
„ ,, 10. f iocÁm ha mbeAnn, starlings of the hills. 
„ „ 11. copA-cú, the song of the wild dove; t>'á cAiicAm, 

being sung; cot/tnn, doves. 
it t* 1 5» ' nA fUAti, in their rest, resting, sleeping; acu AmÁm, 

but, only. 
„ „ 16. eAr-Ac, gen. eAfAig, waterfall; Cntnc Uuinc, of Tore 

Mountain. 
., „ 17. of nAix>e, sighs. 
„ „ 18. §Ab ÚAf Amn, past us, last (week). 
„ „ 20. ct/úm, gen. cltiim, feathers. 
„ „ 21. ní f uLÁin , not expected, surely not ; vulgarly "must 

be"; mi Vice ac, unwelcome, ill-starred. 
„ „ 22. A1 5 neAf, conversation, hail; formerly, attack, fight. 
„ ,, 23. ní t)óig Viom é, I think not; it is unlikely. 
„ „ 24. 111 coin iDÚnin, we should not. 
„ „ 25. fióctfiA|A, fierce, vindictive; if OAogAlAc, it is to be 

feared ; f eAllcAc, treacherous. 
„ „ 26. Af mo ci-f e, watching (on the intention of doing me 

harm). 
„ „ 27. mÁ óuifeAnn, if or should he put or think, noime, 

before him, makes up his mind. 
„ „ 28. bAin An cLuAf t)iom, "cut the ear off me," believe me 
truly. 



VOCABULARY. I47 

Page63,Hne29. r-A§Af, kind or sort. 

Page64, linei. 'OjAAoi'óeAcr;, magic; 'oiAotAi'óeAcu, deviltry, demon 

help. 
,, „ 2. T)0 meAlXr/AT), would coax, entice ; •ojvAtiti'OAl, jaws. 
„ „ 4. eAf^Aine, curse 

» »> 5' t] KeAYtn > l° ve > T m ó, much greater is ; r;UAú, hatred. 
„ „ 6. coi]A, crime ; bA uptiAigméiLe, (would be) most 

pitiful. 
» a 7' 5A}\|\AbuAic, uneasiness of mind ; 1 rycpeo, but that, 

in order that ; 50 bptngeAX), would get, obtain ; 

btiAix), victory. 
„ „ 8. conuAbAipueAc, dangerous ; Awmróe, animal. 
» » 9- ^ijA§e Am Ac, rising out, rebellion ; Le beiú, to be. 
„ „ 10. *oo b'f eÁjAft, it would be better ; Ay An ur-bige, out of 

the way ; é, him ; mA|\ y in fern, for all that, yet 

withal. 
,, „ 11. m bjTAgAnn, I do not find; tocr, fault; trjArv geAbt, 

on account of. 
„ „ 12. ^riÁc, trait, custom, characteristic ; c|\ei*oeAmtiAc, 

respectable, praiseworthy ; ní 111A1Ú Viom, I do not 

like. 
„ „ 13. neAir)-cÁix)eAc, vicious, evil-minded. 
„ „ 14. ni cltnmm, I do not hear (cUnn) ; fvo-comgAjAAc, too 
1 near. 

„ „ 15. 'Ofun-oimir-, let us move ; -pÁ'n mbÁri, towards (pÁ'ri) 

the open or level ground (bÁn), 
„ „ 16. m' Am, in time; co-oLaua, of sleeping; Ám, though ; 

cuibeAtm cApAlb, "horse holly," coarse grass 

called plantain grass. 
„ „ 17. u |\bÁ|v, floor ; pormAmom, moss. 
„ „ 18. cAobAib, sides; beimi-o, we shall be; cttiúmAn, warm, 

sheltered, comfortable. 
„ „ 19. 'OjAeoiUn, wren; neA-o, nest. 
„ „ 20. -pubAit, ojau, move on, walk; mA|\ fiti, then, in that 

case 
„ „ 21. ctiAp, a mass; 'tiA cnAp co-oIaua, the form quiet and 

still, in a deep sleep ; tÁiú|\eAC, forthwith, at once. 
„ „ 22. nío]\ úuic hóaI (wink), a wink did not fall (útnu); 

meAf ye, he thought or fancied ; 5 tip cuaLait) ye, 

that he heard. 
„ „23. coifcéim, step of foot, footstep ; uomAifeAc, measured, 

regular; yeA\\ n-Aif\m, army men, soldiers. 



148 VOCABULARY. 

Page64,line24. fcutp yó cliiAf ai]\ péifl, ''he put an ear on himself," 

he listened intently. 
»» n 2 5- ™ 1 UM ^ Arm » ^ was on ly? Arm > ^ n i fc ( tne fancy); 

yeoUA, whisperings, murmurs; f)\ucÁn (gen.pl.), 

of the streamlets. 
„ M 26. r/Á 'óei|\eA'ó, at length; b)\Au, cloak; feo aitiac 6, 

and out with him, he sallies forth. 
„ „ 27. coiVlue, woods; fUAn, sleep; 5A11 aoh rn*6, without 

anything, nothing; A£ b^ij-oAT), breaking. 
„ 28. cunnif, gen. of ctthneAr-, stillness. 
„ 29. yA aJató, towards the face. 
„ 30. -oo feAf, stood ; inA]> a ]\Aib, where there was; coj\- 

búb, u twisted bend," abrupt turn. 
„ „ 32. tripe ac, straight, upright; 1 n^oipeAcu tpoige »óó, a 

foot in distance from him; £Ap, near; ^oineAcn, 

nearness. 
» m 33- cniúeA^bA, trembling fear. 
Page65,linei. ctufleAX), stumble; cérni, step; 1 leAÚcAoib, aside. 
„ „ 2. bbox)A (or bbtupi), bits; 'oo 'óéAnfAi'óe, would be 

made ; •oe'n ué, of the person. 
,, „ 3. t>o úuicpeAx) Léi, who would fall over it (the cliff) , 

tiAubÁp ac, terrible, dreadful ; DAp^A-O, dangerous 

cliffs. 
„ „ 4. níop 1TIA1Ú Viotn, I should not like; teómAn buile, 

savage lion; 'oo úuicim teip, to fall with or head- 
long. 
» t* 5- PpLinc, an awe-inspiring cliff. 
„ „ 6. fAoibeAf, I thought, imagined; ^tip cu^lAr, that I 

heard. 
„ ,, 7. coipix>eAcu, walking, footsteps. 
,, ,, 8. fAineAc, watchful, attentively; cuaIavó pé, he heard; 

inAp a beAX), as though it were. 
„ „ 9. mioii-ctoc, tnion, small, cboc, stone; 50 rnbtiAib- 

tn-oe, that would be struck ; ppeAc, a kick ; uipci, 

on it (her), the small stone; 50 scuippme, would 

be put. 
„ „ 10. a$ tmpAipc, rolling, wobbling; imeAp^, amongst. 
„ „ 11. riA n-omlleAbAn, the foliage; t>peoigce, decaying, 

decayed ; tiA rmuilleADAp rmpeoigce, fallen, 

decayed leaves ; be caIa™, to earth. 
„ „ 12. r^neA-o, a screech. 

„ 13. mAc aUIa, echo ; tiúg, aery; uaiíihac, terrified. 



VOCABULARY. I 49 

Page65,!ínei4. bnótiAC, sorrowful ; niAn t>o beAT> le^nb, as though a 
child were; t>'á bnúgAT), being bruised, crushed. 
o it J 5- •o'Á-mib'leA'ó, being destroyed ; A^ufAnnpn, and then; 

tmonnA, curses, swears ; -peAjujAc, angered. 
,, „ 16. pne Ab fé, he jumped, hopped ; be f ÁnAix>, down the 

slope. 
„ „ 17. A5 Á béAÍ, at its (her) mouth. 
„ „ 18. A|A Ai|\igif, did you observe or see. 
„ „ 19. 'oVinigeAf, I did observe ; cáúaj\, some persons or 
things are — cu^Airm, coming towards us, we are 
being approached ; cÁ bptnb, where is ? 
„ „ 22. -JA1C AtnAc, ran out, hurried out ; 51X) 50 nAib An 

ovóóe, although the night was. 
„ ,. 23. £An éAf^A, without moon (eAf^A) ; néAbuAntiAc, 

starry. 
„ „ 24. fion-fAobAn, the exact (f ion) edge, the horizon ; 
muVlAc, gen. mubbAig, the top ; bui'óeAti, a troop, 
a number. 
„ „ 26. ueicirmf, let us flee. 

„ „ 27. ní úeiceócAm, we shall not (flee) ; Ann, there. 
,, „ 28. bei^ biti§, let a cry (biú§) ; Af, out of him; -oo 

triú^bócAt), would awake. 
,, „ 29. beAgriAc, almost, well nigh; tia mAijYb, the dead. 
n i> 3°- hobú-ú, an imitation of aery; T>j\uro, push; 'oj\uit>1'ó, 
push ye; An ^cúL, backwards; ('onuroix) fiAn, 
same). 
„ „ 31. bA beA^, little was ; An ifiAiueAf, the good; t)ó, for 
him ; é, it — his effort was of 10 avail ; if r-tiA ( >Ac, 
it was but little that. 
„ „ 32. nÁn útnu, did not fall ; Af a ^Laic, out of (from his) 
hand (^Iaic). 
Page66, linei. be béic, with a yell. 

„ „ 2. 'tiA 'óiAi'ó, following after. 

» » 3- nj Ar mpAo> fright. 

„ „ 4. x>o úeiceA"OAn, they fled. 

»» >» 5- ^H uaiUI, howling; a^ r-pAbpAt), uttering without 

hesitation. 
,, „ 6. mionn a, oaths, swears; a^ pti 6 Arc, boiling, bubbling; 

btube-f ei)A5, violent anger. 
„ „ 7. cótfi miAnAiriAib, as desirous; cum pobA, for blood; 

-pAotcom, "wild hounds," wolves. 
** „ 8. curriAn^, narrow; -pnéAthA, roots ; mieAbbAib, borders, 



150 VOCABULARY. 

Page66, line 9. 1 e.\f>finb, glance ; guAL&irm, shoulder. 
,, ,, 10. leip fin, with that. 
„ „ 11. A|\ f|\6im, on a root ; uÁnp, lower parts; 1 n-Áijvoe, 

up, upwards. 
„ „ 12. co[\A-§mb, half-sitting posture. 
,, „ 13. 1 n-Atn, in time, just in time; ha 'óiAn, close was; 

uóiu, pursuit. 
„ „ 14. ]\inn, point; bAigneiu, bayonet (or f^i An ge^b, "white 

knife"); cunúA, buried. 
„ „ 15. fUAt), stand, halt; pj\ •óeijvi'ó, hindmost men, rere; 

co 1*5, halt, cease. 
r , „ 16. 'oo úiotnÁineA*oA]A, they drove, orged on; be -pum- 

neAni, with force; corAig (gen.), in front, 
„ „ 17. -o'éi|\i§, rose ; ^Aib, bravery ; if ^AifgeA-ó, and 

heroism, valour. 
„ „ 18. -peAbb, treachery; junneAX), was made; nuA^A'ó, rout. 
,, ,, 19. nuAÚAn, onslaught. 
„ „ 20. x>o úionnr^Am, commenced; (ctim a, shape,) Aúcum- 

ax>, depriving of shape, wounding. 
„ ,, 21. éinbeAó, destruction ; cAfAT>An, "twisted," wheeled, 

turned ; f ÁbAib, heels ; bon.b, bold, violent. 
„ „ 22. -piocniAn, fierce, 50 fioctriAn, fiercely, savagely; 
oip^eAC, an officer ; lAnnAcu, attempt ; An. a 
n^béAf 1|* A jcójAiigA'ó, on dressing them — putting 
them in order (of battle). 
„ 23. fub, before; t>aua, second. 
„ 24. f ^oibc, cut, split ; pbAofs, shell, head ; 50 cA]\b<yo, 

to the jaw. 
„ 25. 'o'iompuigeA'OAfv, they turned ; 50 meApb^bAc, con- 
fusedly. 
„ 26. 1 jcommb, against; a céibe, each other; fAoile^- 
T)An, they thought ; 50 n&ib r-buA§, that a host was. 
„ 27. '^Á ^cómpAc, fighting them ; cAltnA, vigorous ; 

cbipoe, keen, skilful. 
„ 28. eir eAn, he himself ; ^neAp, sustained effor;, a repe- 
tition of blows ; niof\ b'é, he (Richard) was not. 
,, 29. An -pcAjA, the m:. j ; pAibbige, neglect. 
„ 30. fóipicm, relief, respite; uAúbÁr-Ac, frightful; nAon, 

a way, a passage; mAix)m, gen. mA-omA, onset. 
„ 31. bérni, blow; mAnbcAc, deadly, death-dealing; acu 
Aon m-b, but one thing; ArhÁm, however; nioj\ 
-pÁ^Aó, was not left. 



VOCABULARY. 151 

Page66,line32. 'tiA rnbeAUAit), of them alive, lit. in their live state. 

» f> 33. .AtiAtnAib, souls, lives; Án, gen. Áin, slaughter. 
Page67,linei gonuA, wounded; a §nÁiT> git, a term of endearment, 

pure-loved one. 
a v 3« ™ pú bionÁn é; it is not worth a pin (bionÁn), it is 

of no consequence ; ^o trieAú, failed; cbeAf, feat; 

cofAnuA, defending, protecting. 
„ „ 4. ah uaij\ yeo, this time; AtnÁm, only; fAogAb, life; 

fSjAÍob, a scratch. 
„ „ 5. mbl/inn, elbow ; 'oeAf, right, dative, 'oeif. 
„ „ 6. ^neA'OA'ó cu^Aib, bother ye, sneA'OA-ó, a beating, a 

birching; An bjrm'lci, are ye; 'nbAn, in your. 
it tt 7' ^nú, voice; cia, who. 
„ „ 8. f eóLf ax), should saunter (sail towards) ; 50 -pocAin, 

coolly. 
„ „ 9. beinim-re, I give, I take, I invoke; biAig, healer, a 

probable changing of *Oia, to avoid profanity. 
„ „ 10. ceAnn-unnAi'o, a head, an administrator, leader, 

"general"; feAx>mAnnAc, attendant, "aide-de- 
camp" ; An a cúlAib, riding behind him. 
„ „ n. 'oaIua, dear one, "foster-brother." 
„ „ 12. eAf^Ame, a curse invoked on something. 
t> tt I 3« 5° b]?A§Ann, gets, receives; mAi-óm, a cursing woman ; 

a 5nix)e, her prayer; curn í j?ém t>o •ÓAmAinu, in 

order to damn herself. 
„ ,, 14. ctnnir, you put; bnuún, botch, a mess; 5110, business. 
„ „ 15. ctJ^Af, I gave ; nAbAx), warning ; buAiteAf, I struck; 

-ppAÍAib, small stones, broken stones. 
„ „ 16. rceAlÍAf, I hurled, I ejected; ^Á'n ^coibb, through 

the wood, amongst the trees. 
„ „ 17. bí rúil» A^Am, I had a hope, I expected ; 50 mbeAt), 

would be bAf mtng, outside. 
„ „ 18. neAtn-ctmiAnnAc, unfriendly. 
,, „ 20. tneAf, thought to ; AúnugA'ó, change, turn. 
„ „ 21. cuAbAtnAn, we heard; míonÁ'otinúA, unnatural; UAibt 

615111, some howling or other. 
„ „ 22. cuAb&bAin, you (ye) heard j An eA-ó, is it so ? -oo nÁit), 

said. 
tt tt 23. ^An cot^, without anger ; cÁrni, impropriety of 

manner ; cÁrni in other cases means a blemish of 

body; ir bAogAlAc, it is to be feared; there is 

danger ; titur 15, awakened, roused from sleep. 



152 VOCABULARY. 

Page67,linc2.j. p Am 11 uóaj\, snare, trap; 5eij\|\pAT>, hare. 

M „ 25. urn, about the time of, cj\ÁcnónA, evening; fAlXtnn^, 

cloak. 
„ „ 26. tiAfg, a tie ; aj\ irTf AtUnn^-r-e, by my cloak, I declare 

to you. 
„ „ 29. T1110CÓ5, a pinch or nip with the fingers; bioj\ÁnAó, 

a " joker." 
a n 30. cjMjncA, a heap, the legs gathered up and the body 

bent; tei^eAn opm, pretend, "let on"; 511 j\ fAc- 

AiLeAf or f AtcAi|\eAf, that I trod. 
„ „ 31. m c|\eit)|:eÁ é, you would not believe it. 
» >y 32. f^gAf, kind or sort; mnuleAccA, gen. of irmuleAcu, 

mind, understanding. 
m » 33- 'o^oc-ionnuAoib, mistrust. 
Page68,linei. níop gÁbAX) x)Am, I had no need (^AbA-o). 

„ „ 2. *oeA|\búA, sure, certain ; hac ttiaic, how well ; t>o 

T)io1, pay, requite. 
» m 3- c|Mobiói-o, trouble ; gen, u|Mobtóix)e. 
„ „ 4. ní ]AAbAf, I was not ; uVlAtfi, prepai'ed, ready ; 

1 5cótftAi]\, for, in preparation for. 
„ „6. Leif An bfAitb, headlong with the rock, down the 

face of the rock ; riÁjv mApbAX) mé, that I was not 

killed. 
,, „ 8. meAú, failure. 
„ ,,9. co^aja, whisper. 
„ „ 10. 1 n^iojAfVAcu u|\oi§e, within the distance of a foot; 

1 n^iopjAAcu, in nearness. 
„ „ 11. tvu^Af, I caught; £neim -olúiú, tighthold; uuaúaLac, 

awkward. 
„ „ 15. éAltngúe, escaped secretly; ^Aiptn, a call, a cry. 
„ „ 16. ctrniA, way, manner 
,, ,, 17. 1 5ceArmuj\Aib CiUle h-Ái|\tie, in the districts of 

Killarney. 
n ft J 9- 50 bpeicp-oif, that they would see ; riAtfiAix), enemy ; 

uoj\, bush. 
,, „ 20. -oócAf, hope; b|Aͧ, grit, worth; uuacac, country- 
man ; meAUA, cowardly. 
„ ,, 21. niAcfUiAg, host ; cój\tngte, prepared, drilled ; fÁ 

éeAnn, in the course of; miofA, of a month. 
„ „ 23. ní ^ÓA-o^Ainn, I could not. 

„ „ 24. -peilb triA|\bcA, treachery (f eAtl), leading to death, 
,, ,, 26. cuijacax) 1 bfeix)m, was put in force. 



VOCABULARY. 153 

Page68,line27. ^níotfi sAirp-ó, heroic action ; teAu-f a, with you, 
belonging to you. . 

a )> 2 9» X eA ^> a s P e ^> a period of time. 

„ „ 31. mei^ rhícíL, a popular name for Paradise [a corrup- 
tion of ITlAg nieAVl] ; conntngim, I move. 

m » 3 2 - ScomÍAnn, fight, battle; x>úntriA|VbAX), murder. 
Page6g, line 2. Aonctngim, I agree. 

„ „ 4. béAÍ uacuai]a, upper lip, 

„ „ 5- cneA-o, groan. 

„ „ 6. ni f tut Aon b]Ai§ beiu bib, there is no use to be (beic) 
trying to persuade you ; ir -ooca, I suppose. 

„ „ 7. iomA|VbÁi'ó, disputing ; eAt)jAAinn, between us. 

„ „ 8. tnA]A A|\ hoiteAX) mé, where I was brought up 
(oiteAx>). 

„ „ 9. ÁtfiAc, though, indeed; AicneACAr, regret; ajaaoti, 
both. 

„ ,, 10. 50 mbeici, until you (ye) will be; nLeAx>, hanging. 

„ f , 11. bÁtiugAX), whitening. 

„ „ 12. mtnmgm, trust, hope. 

„ „ 13. m'Air = mo Air, my return (Air-), aj\ m'Air, back. 

„ „ 15. tubA-o, bending ; LiiAr ^at), rocking. 

„ „ 16. bÁifoeAc, heavy rain; 'oojacat), spilling; A]\ nop, 
like to, resembling ; cniACAn, a sieve. 

„ „ 17. fptAn hcaó a, lightning-flashes ; cóinneAcA, name for 
noise and lightning combined. 

,, „ 18. cAon, thunderbolt ; A£ nAobAT), rending. 

„ ,, 21. AUfA'ó, gen, Anj?Ai-o, storm, tempest. 

„ „ 22. beAtAó nA tnAti^AnuATi, the Pass of Marjgerton. 

„ „ 23. •oifpneAc, eager for fight ; fierce of aspect. 

„ „ 24. Liac, gray ; ptuAir, a den ; coif An beALvig, along- 
side the path or way. 

» » 2 5« 5° cntnrm, carefully, intently. 

„ „ 26. AiJneAf, conversation in the way of question. 

„ ,, 27. nÁ íiAiúni§eAnn uu me, do you not know me? 

„ „ 28., if eób Dom, I know, have knowledge of. 
Page 70, line 1. 'oeAtLnAcAc, resembles, is like; 'ononn, hump; aij\ 
put), on yonder man; AUAoi-re, you are ; "oineAc, 
straight ; ^Amne, a dart, a javelin. 

» tf 5- cnuú, gen, cjaoca, shape; U15 — ua^auii, comes; 
ceAfctug, want, require. 

„ „ 6. meAbÍA'ó, deceit. 

„ ,, 7. -peAbÍAX), treachery; Ati con ro, this time. 



T 54 VOCABULARY. 

Page 70, line 8. bbAtmi, flamed, lit up ; be ctuAir-, near the ear. 
,, ,, 9. epic, trembled; bibe, a very large tree; beiu, gen, 
beiúe, birch ; pog<M|\ ha C|Aoir-e, sign of the Cross. 
„ ,, 10. x>eiUb, appearance, shape. 
„ ,, ir. -oeAtiAtfi, make. 
„ ,,12. ftiitn, heed. 

,, i3- *5 ut\iAU, going. 
„ „ 14. pAT)Ain, wild. 
,, „15 cum ^UiAir-eAcuA, marching. 
„ „ 16. fÁ comgeAltAib, under bonds, promises; biiA^A-o 

be, meet with. 
„ ,, 18. ia|A]aacu, attempt ; boti^ponu, camp. 
„ „ 19. eAr-bA, want ; ir- mó, is greatest, most in need. 
„ ., 20. 'oic A|Am, scarcity (t>ir) or want of arms ; iouat), 

place : com tie, of meeting. 
,, „ 21. ueAccAijAe, messenger. 
„ ,, 23. uÁ mAjA 'oo tfieAfAf, it is as I thought (meAr-Ar-); 

eifuix>, listen ye. 
„ „ 24. 'n-bAji t)ueAnnuA, along with you. 
„ „ 25. íocca^, the bottom ; uAob-LoiueA'ó, " side-spoiled," 

wrecked. 
„ „ 26. Utg rhóip ir- U15 "Otnnti, the house of Mór and Donn, 
the rocks south-west of Kerry, called Bull, Cow, 
and Calf. T)orm, gen. T)uirm, is said to commemo- 
rate a Milesian prince wrecked here; mop, another 
name for "Mary," but who was mó|A? 
„ „ 29. AccuijAr-eAc, weary in mind, very sad. 
„ „ 32. t)o úó^bÁib, to take. 
„ 33- meipneAc, courage, 
age 7 1, line 1. uaU,-£uc, shout of triumph ; LúúgÁijAeAc, joyful. 
„ „ 2. buAró, victory. 

„ „ 4. "oeAriTfiAf, makings, materia ; bAocjAAit), heroes. 
„ „ 5. biot), let there be ; jroig'oe, patience. 
,, ,, 6. uiompÁn, a musical instrument said to be a tambour- 
ine, used here for bugle. 
,, „7. SAjVbfion, storm ; poUlA, a note, a tune. 
„ ,, 9. £Al/lApuic, " foreign bucks." 
,, ,, 10. bbA-ómAnn&c, boastful. 

„ „ 11. bor\b-TriéinneAc ? rough-mannered, rude-minded; bAT) 
1ÚA1Ú Liom, I should much like; unAr-^Airxu, a fall» 
a tumble. 
n » x 3- Moo mAjA pti, let it be so. 



VOCABULARY. 155 

Page7i,linei4. 50 let^r/roe pb, that you would be allowed. 

,, ,, 15. 1 mbéVl tiA ^con, u in the mouth of the hounds," to 

destruction; bAj\ T>utif\tnr-, of your journey, your 

movements. 
„ „ 18. b]\uigeAn, battle; triórx-f'tiílueAC, very bloody. 
„ „ 19. tieAtricójAtngúe, unprepared, untrained; 1 ti-A^Aro, 

against ; ceAp, a battalion ; 'olútc, close, firmly set. 
„ „ 21. cumeAccA, company, following. 
,, „ 22. tno LéAti, my sorrow; mo téAy\goin, alas! "my sore 

wound." 
„ ,, 23. co|aat), fruit, result. 
„ „ 24. r^Aipi-6, scatter. 
„ „ 26. if uAicige, and habit, used to. 
„ „ 27. tir-Áro, handling, making use of, 
„ ,. 31. x>eó]A, tear, bA trió, was greater. 
„ „ 32, cifvm, dry. 
„ » 33- UAblr/AfvuAc, bark, howl ; tieAtrifÁr-UA, dissatisfied ; 

-pÁ x)ei|AeAX), at length. 
Page 72, line 1. r>o gétLteA'OAjA, they obeyed. 
,, „ 3. ui^ = uA^Ann, comes. 
„ „ 4. -poineArm, cease from rain, fine weather ; 'oottieAtiti, 

gen. -oonnntie, bad weather ; idaoL, a flowing over, 

a surplus. 
„ „ 6. aj c«j\ t>i, going forward, shortening the journey, 

proceeding. 
w »» 7- A S bpof cuJax), hurrying. 
„ „ 11. r:oj\Atj\i, watchmen, sentries, 
„ „ 15. ieAti ye A1|\, he followed on. 
„ „ 16. b|\úcuA'ó, bursting, belching; b|\UAc, brink. 
„ „ 17. -pAtriAil/, object, thing, apparition; 'oojAcA, dark, 
„ „ ig. cAroé put), what is yonder being; tetr- fétti, to him- 
self. 
,, ,, 23. fúÍA meA'óóttAige (gen.), middle arch (eye), 
„ „ 25. |\ótri]\A'OA]\ they dug, ploughed; ^oí^, pi., •0105^ 

trenches, drains; ctJAtf, channels. 
„ „ 27. cptiAc, a rick ; cojVjAtng, moved, shook 
„ „ 28. tei^eAXDAiA ^]\Atrn, they let a snore (f]AAnn), snored. 
„ ,, 29. ftti 5, a swallow, a gulp. 
„ „ 30. tnetLu, grinding. 
„ „ 31. iomj\Af5bÁit/, contending, wrestling. 
Page 73, line 1. ttíg ha trout, Lord of the elements. 
„ „ 3. cAiVlue, lost, destroyed. 



156 VOCABULARY; 

Page73,line5. cj\ob, hand ; bcAc ré, he spread out. 

„ ., 7. a^ aIcuJa-o, praying; (00) cj\Ap ré, he drew in, 

contracted. 
„ „ S. boA}\iu\, gap, gen. An. 
,, „ 10. meAj\-ion$AncAc, exceedingly agile ; Ar a conp, " out 

of his body," with his whole force. 
„ ,, 15. pibéin, shots; nioj\ AimpgeA'OAn, did not hit (Aim- 

PÉ)- 

M „ 19. níon ei|M§ beir, "did not rise with him," did not 

succeed well with him, turned out ill with him. 
„ „ 20. connÁnAib, the jaws. 

n „ 21. Af 50 bjAÁú beir, away with him, he hied away. 
„ „ 25. corAnÁijvoe (i.e., cor 1 n-Ái|voe), galloping. 
„ „ 26. bA beA^ é a beAttn ojaúa, small was his heed (beAnn) 

of them, little he cared for their worst, 
„ „ 29. A|\ ^cúb ! fall back ! ; 50 T)éAT>Ain, quickly, at once. 
m >t 30. -pAine 50 bnÁú, Anglo-Irish " for ever,'' alas! what a 

pity. 
„ „ 31. corh'LtJA'OAn, company ; cbAOTOue, destroyed, anni- 
hilated. 
Page 74, line 1. copncA, tired ; uAbAnúA, jaded. 

,, „ 2. úu^Aif éiúeAc, " you gave your lie," you lie. 

„ „ 4. An aJaix) ! forward! 

pi t> 5- 'Á (x)'Á) únAoc ax), harrying him, overwhelming him; 

j?Á ceAnn nóirmu, before, in the course of a minute. 
„ ,, 6. cop Ain cnó, bloody mass. 

t > t> 7- yeAn uogúA (gen.pl.), choice (uo§ua) men, picked men. 
,, „ 9. Abbur, gen. Abbtnr, sweat. 
,, „ 12. 50 n^oibbeAnn, disagrees. 
„ ,, 13. x)0 bÁróeA-ó, was drowned, lost. 
„ ,. 17. x)o f obÁúAn, to gather, provide. 
„ „ 31. mo cbéib, of my breast. 
,, ,, 32. rub a f ^AjAAm, before we separate. 
Page 75, line 4. ó bemn 50 beinn, from peak to peak. 

„ „ 6. T)o ceic re, he fled ; x>A|\ beir, as he thought. 
n » 7' niéinbeAc , a rebel; cntnrmigúe, collected. 




seAgÁn t míceÁt. 



Page76, linei. cfvíontiA, old ; CAiúue, spent, worn. 

„ „ 2. -péÁfó^, gen. -péAfói^e, beard; t>j\orm, a "hump," 

properly a stoop. 
i> a 7« 'f At1 úip, * n tne earth, grave. 

„ „ 10. fxó-ftúijvpeAc, too plentiful; a j\ put), throughout. 
„ „ 12. if triAiu, well, right well ; if cuinun t/iom, I remem- 
ber, recollect. 
,, ,, 18. rAtfitingeAcc, appearance, delusion. 
„ „ 20. congbtngeAf, I kept, held on. 
Page 77, line 2. miouó^, a pinch, a nip with the fingers. 
„ „ 3. rmr-neAc, gen. rneir-mg, courage, confidence. 
„ „ 4. 1 »ocAob Amtng, on the outside; T>ioti, gen. 'olrí, 

thatch. 
» » 5- TCS ^, s P^t sticks for securing thatch. 
„ „ 6. tnéA|\Ó5, small balls of straw rope; ftirm, slate. 
» » 7« 'FpAoc, gen. j?jaaoi§, heather; feAt, a spell, a space 

of time. 
„ „ 14. 005 Ac, gen. bo^Aig, bog; ^tatpÁn, a bundle of 

sticks, a faggot. 
,, „ 15. bocÁn, a staple, an iron pin on which the door-hinges 

(utnr-ti) are fixed. 
„ „ 16. t,Aif ce, latch. 
„ ,, 22. fVArms, a class ; ^eA|A|\cAiLe, a little girl in her first 

teens. 
„ „ 23. fttn^-peAT), would swallow. 
„ ,. 24. 'oiAti-ifiAiú, very well. 
„ „ 25. níoj\ tei^ fé A1]\, " did not let on." 
,. „ 28. 5105, a tittle. 



I58 VOCABULARY. 

Page /8, line 1. cflAp 'im fóopTÍAig, a lump in my throat; ah Át, gen, 
aiumIo, breath, breathing. 
|f |f 2. 1 11 11 nioAiiu\it, able, capable. 
M M 6. ppjMOfÁn, a diminutive, wretched creature. 
m »> 9- "oo gi^ilu, trckled ; cor-tornnocuA, bare- footed. 
„ ,, 11. fACAib, -pALcAin, tread. 
,, „ 12. cue at), a grunt, a groan. 
„ „ 13. cAfAcu, a cough. 

,, „ l8. bA|\]AAC, tow. 

„ ,, 2S. t)Á óigebíof, though young I was. 

,, „ 29. 50 5poT>, quickly. 

„ „ 30. boiueAtbAc, stout, sturdy fellow ; b|AeAc-tui|\^neAc, 
speckled-skinned, 

»1 m 3 1 * 5]AéA]"AiT)e, a shoe-maker. 
Page 79, line g. b|\Aon poctriAf\, fierce drop. 

„ „ 10. ctiifbeAnnAib, muscles, pulses. 

„ „ 15. T)Á|\éA5 (T)Á-f eA]A-T)éA5), twelve persons of either sex. 

„ „ 17. ior-£AT)Aib, the hollow behind the knees; c|Aoigúib, 
the feet. 

„ „ 25. 1 n-Aif5iT>, without payment; cei]\ulin céAT)Áin, a 
large ball of rope or line. 

„ „ 28. 50 T)i]AeAc, exactly. 

V » 3°' fubctftA]A, joyful ; fÁif eAifiAil, satisfied. 
Page 80, line 1. bontiAib, soles of the feet. 

,, „ 7. LeA^fAtn tiA -pnAÚAÓA, we shall tumble the ceilings; 
-ppAT)AbAc, a clod, a worthless fellow. 

„ „ 14. T)eónAUA, strange, unacquainted. 

„ ,, 16. ttnr-tieAcc, blushing; teiceAcu, want of condition 
thinness, frailness ; £|\uAró, cheek. 

„ ,, 22. eAfutriAb, disobedient, ungovernable. 

„ „ 29. ftnb ah jWif, the eye of the lock, the key-hole. 

„ „ 30. ^eiu, a start. 

„ „ 32. cia tAibeójAAT), who should or would speak. 
Page8i,line2. T>eA§-cAinu, good speech. 

,, „ 7. A]A pat) nA T)úiúce, throughout the country (world). 

>» 11 30. pAT)Án, topsy-turvy; ]AéAbjAÁT>, confusion, disorder. 
Page 82, linei. trioutngeAr-, I felt. 

„ „ 6. bonnf ac, a seasoned rod or withe. 

„ „ 7. triLeó^, gen. triteo-i^e, a kind of spruce-fir (?) which 
grows in marshy places. 

„ „ 12. ]M§ce, wrist ; ui Lie, elbow. 

„ „ 13. caoL ino -opomA, the "small " of my back. 



VOCABULARY. 1 59 

Page82,linei5. •óeAjxzjA'OAfv, they reddened. 
„ „ 23. rxiAtbAcA, stripes, welts. 
„ „ 29. biox> teAC, let it go with you ; biot> beif, let him be. 

„ 30- *b 51^ ofA-6, urging on. 
„ „ 32. trnonntngeAf 1m' cr\0iT>e, I swore in my heart. 
» » 33- Ari u-éiúeAc, the lie. 
Page83,Hnei. ^0 tigprm, I would like. 
„ „ 2. rof, ease, respite from pain. 
» » 3- H U P £oitL, that (it) disagreed; a r-tnAccu§AT>, her 

punishment. 
„ „ 14. OAmne-bo-bteAcu, " the milch-cow's rich milk," the 

primrose. 
,, „ 15. 111 uAir^eocAimi, I would not offer. 
„ „ 17. -o'éir\ig bib, "ri&e with ye," get on." 
„ „ 18. biceAf 50 rriAiú bmti, it was well with us, things 

went well with us. 
„ „ 22. cAorxÁn, a small sod of peat ; Af£Aibb, arm-pit. 
„ „ 24. rneArmAri, kid; bí éA-o o]\m beo, I was jealous of 

them, I envied them. 
„ „ 26. méróbig, bleating; nA-mbeAnn, the peaks; ^An beAn 11, 
without heeding, independent of. 
Page 84, line 1. eAjv|AAc, spring-time. 

„ „ 2. CAiuneAtri ^rxéine, glinting of the sun. 

t) tt 3- t ?eA ^r A ™ i1A1 ^> philosophers. 

„ „ 4. |\Áiméir , ) nonsense. 

tt t» 5« neAir»r\iAnAc, unruly. 

„ „ 12. bÁiújvig, present. 

„ „ 15. ajVLic, on a flag. 

,, „ 16. cbeiue, a quill. 

„ „ 25. cteiu, a "stick," a stroke; A5 pÁj*. growing, strelch- 

ing. 
„ ., 26. rneAjVoAtb, confusion, doubt; tnirnjA, number. 
» „ 33' ^úicíní, knuckles, joints ; r\opAf, I stuck. 
Page 85, line 2, beónuA, sprained. 

„ „ 6. flitineAin, shoulders and back combined ; cr\ApAf , I 

curled up, twisted myself. 
„ „ 8. j?Á 'óei^eA'ó Ú1A]A caLL, " at long last/ 
., „ 13. f AgAf, a kind or sort; bAi^eAcc, weakness; i?Ati tic Aip 

fainting. 
„ „ 17. -peAbAf, improvement. 
„ ,, 20. auúa, swollen. 
„ „ 22. A5 rtiÁtii, swimming, creeping. 





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